Philosophy of Science | Dominican University College

The course examines basic issues in philosophy of science, such as the nature of scientific knowledge and explanation, the classification of sciences, the evolution of science. The question of justification of scientific theories will be emphasized, from Hume’s critique of induction to models proposed by Hempel and Popper.

Credits: 
3
Language: 
English
Faculty: 
Philosophy
Semester: 
Winter
Time: 
Tuesday, 8:30-11:20 a.m.
Room Number: 
219
Academic Year: 
2018-19
Level: 
Undergraduate
Course Code: 
DPHY 2851
Program: 
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Ethics
Bachelor of Arts with a Concentration in Philosophy
Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Philosophy and in Theology
Bachelor of Arts, major in Philosophy & minor in Theology
Bachelor of Philosophy
Bachelor of Philosophy with a minor in Ethics
Certificate in Philosophy