PHSC 191. Introduction to Natural Science

An introduction to what we know about the physical universe and how we have discovered it. The process of scientific discovery is explored using major discoveries in the history of science as examples. Topics include the fundamental properties of matter and energy, the nature of chemical reactions, the use of energy by living things, the nature and property of DNA and biological evolution among others. The course includes a combination of lecture and classroom discussion.
Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 3
Prerequisite: Corequisite: PHSL 191. Introduction to Natural Science Lab