8243001 Philosophy and History of Science

Numbering Code U-LET32 48243 SJ34 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type Seminar
Target Year Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Wed.4
Instructor name ITOU KAZUYUKI (Graduate School of Letters Professor)
ISEDA TETSUJI (Graduate School of Letters Associate Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course In this class, students will enhance their basic knowledge of history and philosophy of science, and acquire knowledge on recent research trends in both disciplines.
Course Goals This class will help students acquire basic knowledge of philosophy and history of science as well as basic writing skills.
Schedule and Contents Each student will make a presentation on the current status of his/her research and will receive advice individually with respect to identifying the research theme, understanding the relevant literature, and so on, based on the presentation. The order and contents of the presentation will be decided based on the arrangements made by the attending students and instructors.
Evaluation Methods and Policy Attendance points (attendance, presentation, and so on)
Course Requirements None
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Students are required to prepare for their presentations. If any additional work is to be done outside of class, they will be instructed accordingly.
Textbooks Textbooks/References Not used
References, etc. Nothing in particular