The Human Context of Science and Technology
Session
Four Week - Second
Class Number
2858
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
In this course students explore interactions among the humanities, the sciences and technology, including study of the sciences and technology using humanistic approaches, and study of the effects of the sciences and technology on art, philosophy and society. Students will have the opportunity to consider the role of human values in the pursuit of the sciences and in the invention and employment of various technologies. Practical social and political issues relating to science and technology will also be addressed.
Enrollment Requirements
You must complete ENGL100 or equivalent with a C or better.
Class Attributes
Arts and Humanities (GEP)
Writing Intensive
Arts and Humanities (GFR)
Notes
Class will meet on-line during the scheduled time for at least the first session of the semester. Instructor will contact students prior to this first meeting to explain how to access that meeting. Instructor will explain the teaching format for the remainder of the course during this first meeting session. On line courses require reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Jessica Pfeifer
Meets
MoWeFr 9:00am - 12:10pm
Dates
07/12/2021 - 08/06/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
11
Seats Open
14
Class Capacity
25
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
25