BIOLOGY 121 - Topics in Biology
Section: 004 Science, Reason, and Nonsense
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Biology (BIOLOGY)
Department: LSA Biology
Credits:
1
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
Minicourse
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Class Misc Info:
Meets 09/05/17 - 12/12/17. (Drop/Add deadline=09/25/17.).
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May be elected four times for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

During this course, we will examine questions like ‘what is science’, ‘why is science better than some alternative’, and ‘how can we tell the difference between science and other forms of inquiry’. We will also explore the intersection of the media and science. We will discuss these issues in relation to topics such as evolution, creationism, climate change, UFOs, conspiracy theories, alternative medicine, and cryptozoology, among other topics.

BIOLOGY 121 - Topics in Biology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
27186
Closed
0
 
1
Th 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: This course meets for the 2nd 7 weeks of the term.
002 (LEC)
P
30110
Open
4
 
-
MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
004 (LEC)
P
31529
Closed
0
 
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M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
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