Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

HIST 233 001 (CRN: 24054)

HISTORY OF MODERN SCIENCE

Long Title: HISTORY OF MODERN SCIENCE
Department: History
Instructor: Zammito, John H.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 1:50PM MWF HUM 328 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 16
Enrollment data as of: 24-OCT-2021 7:29AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
1-MAY-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM T TBA TBA
 
Description: Main issues in the history of modern science from the Ancient Greeks to the present. Topics include: the Scientific Revolution, Newtonianism in the 18th century, Darwinism and evolution, the relativity and quantum revolutions in physics in the early 20th century, and recent developments in the life sciences like molecular biology.