Description
HISTORY OF SCIENCE 1
** available as of 06/30/2021
This is the first of two "core" seminars designed to survey the development of scientific thought in Western civilization. In this first seminar, Greek medicine, astronomy, mathematics, biology and physics, its disappearance in the West, its preservation and development in Islam and finally the emergence of modern science in the renaissance, are the main focus.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Component
Seminar - Required
Course Attributes
West European Studies
Offering
Course
HPS 2102
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: History and Philosophy of Science (MA, PHD)
Typically Offered
Spring