PHIL 3220 Philosophy of Science

(B) Bachelors
(SS) Coll of Arts, Hum & Social Sci
(SHPS) CAHS - History & Political Sci
3 credits

A study of the conceptual foundations of modern science. The course focuses on the philosophical analysis of scientific method and its basic concepts and assumptions. Prerequisite: COMP 2000, 2010, or 2020 or COMP 2000H. Frequency: Every Fall and Winter. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the nature of scientific laws and theories.
  2. Explain the concepts of induction, confirmation, verifiability, explanation, and prediction.
  3. Identify value components of scientific claims.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20521 08/22 - 12/07/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus McNaron, David
Class Full Full

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