Academic Catalog 2019-20

HONO 2052 World and Science Interactions

The aim of this course is to introduce students to the fascinating relationship between the world and science. It is designed to help stimulate and cultivate student critical thinking on how science affects individuals and communities across the globe, and how those individuals and communities impact science. Considerations will be given to current issues based on their liveliness, substance, and value in a debate framework, including the place of science and technology in the global society, the environment, human health and welfare, space, the computer revolution, and ethics.


3.00 units