HPS200H1: Science and Values

Hours

24L

An introduction to issues at the interface of science and society. Including the reciprocal influence of science and social norms, the relation of science and religion, dissemination of scientific knowledge, science and policy. Issues may include: Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Weapons; Genetic Engineering; The Human Genome Project; Climate Change.

Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)