PHYS 199 SS
PHYS 199 SS - Science and Society
|Science and Society||PHYS199||SS||34889||LBD||1||1100 - 1220||F||132 Loomis Laboratory||Scott S Willenbrock|
Course Information: Approved for both letter and S/U grading. May be repeated.
SCIENCE AND SOCIETY. 1 hour. Future politicians, business persons, lawyers, journalists, and other world leaders need to understand science in order to make the crucial decisions that will determine the future of our planet. This Discover Course, intended for non-science majors, will discuss in nontechnical language the science behind various sources of energy (oil, nuclear, solar), nuclear weapons, global warming, outer space, terrorism, and other topics of vital importance. First Year Discovery Program Course. Registration restricted to freshmen. Students should enroll in only one Discovery course.