The History of science (m) (2009/2010)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02229
Name of lecturer
Luca Ciancio
Coordinator
Luca Ciancio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/05 - HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2010 al Jun 5, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

to show that a new approach to nature in Western culture emerged from natural history but also from other cultural domains

Syllabus

Prerequisites: none.

Syllabus: this course intends to explore the rise of a specific discipline addressed to environment as a whole: ecology. The crucial role played by earth sciences, life sciences and literature in the 18th and 19th centuries will be analised.

Teaching methods: traditional lecture and seminar.

Assessment methods and criteria

Interview