2023-2024 Catalog 
    
    Feb 27, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog

IDS 200H - Scientific Thought in Practice, Honors (4 Credits)


This course explores and applies the methods of modern science in the context of the cultural issues that define the present day workings and future of human beings. It focuses on modern science as a powerful and often controlling societal force, as seen through its influence in politics, business, health, industry and technology. The primary focus of this course is the seminar discussion of readings and theory. To support the connection between theory and practice, a portion of the course each week is devoted to experimentation and data analysis. Lecture Hours: 52. Prerequisite(s): Honors program eligibility and ENG 101  with a grade of “B” or better or permission of the instructor. Corequisite(s): MTH 102  or higher. Usually offered in the spring.