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.Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Prerequisite: 

admission to Vic One

Corequisite: 

VIC173Y1 and 1.0 FCE selected from first-year course offerings in the sciences (0.5 FCE must be a CHM, MAT or PHY course)

Exclusion: 

Innis One, Munk One, New One, SMC One, Trinity One, UC One, Woodsworth One, 199 seminars, Vic One Hundred courses.

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)