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)