The History of science (p) (2013/2014)

Course code
4S01268
Name of lecturer
Luca Ciancio
Coordinator
Luca Ciancio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-STO/05 - HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestrino B dal Apr 14, 2014 al Jun 7, 2014.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The aim is to explore the cultural impact of science and technology on society by analysing some significant works in contemporary literature.

Syllabus

Prerequisits: none

Contents: The course will emphasize the relations between science and society in specific contexts in order to show the mutual interactions connecting cultural products and social settings.

Methods: traditional lecture with a decisive contribution by the students.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Enzensberger, H.M. Gli elisir della scienza Einaudi 2004

Assessment methods and criteria

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