Introduction to Scientific Reasoning
Session
Mini Session
Class Number
1018
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
The study of scientific reasoning. Among the central issues are: deductive reasoning; inductive reasoning; the justification of inductive inferences; examples of inductive reasoning, such as statistical inferences with respect to both correlation and causal hypotheses; the nature of science and its evolution; analysis of the roles that models, predictions and evidence play in justifying scientific theories.
Class Attributes
Arts and Humanities (GEP)
Arts and Humanities (GFR)
Notes
This is a hybrid course -- the class will meet in person on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Part of the class will be conducted online.
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Greg Ealick
Meets
TuTh 1:00pm - 4:10pm
Dates
01/04/2016 - 01/22/2016
Room
Performing Arts & Humani 108
Instruction Mode
Hybrid
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
14
Seats Open
26
Class Capacity
40
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
10