Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2019-2020

HIS-291 History of Science (3)

Covers major aspects of the history of science from the early modern period into the 20th century. As this is a history course, not a science or technology course, the emphasis is on the historical backgrounds of various scientific ideas. The course focuses on some of the major figures in the development of modern Western science including Newton, Darwin, Faraday and Einstein. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A