HPS401H1: Scientific Artifacts

Hours: 
12T/24S

This course explores the history of science through direct engagement with location scientific artifacts within the University of Toronto Scientific Instrument Collection (UTSIC.org). Each student will undertake a research project focused on a single artifact within the collection in order to explore both the local history of science and the methodology of material culture research as it relates to science.

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