HIST101 - A History of Science and Technology

This course will trace the history of scientific and technological advancements in the western world. Students will be made aware of the evolution in science from a philosophical and historical perspective. Part of the course will focus on the contributions that significant philosophers, scientists and institutions made to knowledge-making. At the same time, emphasis will also be directed toward the contributions of common, everyday artisans and craftsmen to "discovering", creating and recording scientific and technical knowledge.

Credits: 5

Prerequisites: Placement or ENGL091

Distribution: Gen-Ed