VIC172Y1: Physical Sciences Today

Hours

48S

How is science performed and what enables scientific progress? What are our responsibilities as scientists? We base the discussion mostly on the development of microscopy tools. We look at how scientific discoveries affect and were affected by society. This course explores the complementary skills and knowledge needed by modern scientists. Restricted to first-year students. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Prerequisite
Admission to Vic One
Corequisite
VIC173Y1 and 1.0 credit selected from first-year course offerings in the sciences (0.5 credit must be a CHM, MAT or PHY course)
Exclusion
Innis One, Munk One, New One, SMC One, Trinity One, UC One, Woodsworth One, Vic One Hundred courses.
Distribution Requirements
Science
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)
Mode of Delivery
In Class