2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Courses

Subjects

Prefix Subject
{{subject.properties.abbr}} {{subject | AltNameFltr}}
AAS African-American Studies
ASL American Sign Language
AMS American Studies
APY Anthropology
ARI Arabic
ARC Architecture
ART Art
AHI Art History
AS Asian Studies
BCH Biochemistry
BIO Biological Sciences
BE Biomedical Engineering
BMS Biomedical Sciences
STA Biostatistics
CE Chemical Engineering
CHE Chemistry
CHI Chinese
CIE Civil Engineering
CL Classics
COM Communication
CDS Communicative Disorders & Sci
CHB Community Hlth & Hlth Behavior
COL Comparative Literature
CSE Computer Science & Engineering
CPM Cora P. Maloney College
CEP Counseling, School & Ed Psych
DAC Dance
ECO Economics
ELP Educational Leadership and Policy
EE Electrical Engineering
EAS Engineering & Applied Sciences
ENG English
ESL English As A Second Language
END Environmental Design
ES Exercise Science
FR French
MGG General Management
GEO Geography
GLY Geology
GER German
GGS Global Gender Studies
GR Greek - Ancient
GRE Greek - Modern
HEB Hebrew
HIN Hindi
HIS History
HON Honors College Courses
IE Industrial Engineering
ITA Italian
JPN Japanese
JDS Judaic Studies
KOR Korean
LAT Latin
LLS Latina/Latino Studies Program
LAI Learning and Instruction
ULC Learning Center
JLS Legal Studies
LIN Linguistics
MGA Management Accounting
MGT Management and Policy
MGE Management Economics
MGF Management Finance
MGI Management Industrial Relation
MGM Management Marketing
MGO Management Operations Analysis
MGQ Management Quantitative Method
MGS Management Science and Systems
MTH Mathematics
MAE Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
DMS Media Study
MT Medical Technology
MCH Medicinal Chemistry
MIC Microbiology And Immunology
MLS Military Leadership
MUS Music
MTR Music Theatre
NRS Neuroscience
NMD Nuclear Medicine
NTR Nutrition
OT Occupational Therapy
MGB Organization & Behavioral Sci
PAS Pathology & Anatomical Science
PHC Pharmaceutical Sciences
PMY Pharmacology and Toxicology
PHM Pharmacy
PHI Philosophy
PHY Physics
PGY Physiology
POL Polish
PS Polish Studies
PSC Political Science
PSY Psychology
PUB Public Health
REC Recreation Instruction
RSP Religious Studies
NBC RN-BS Nursing
RLL Romance Languages & Literatures
RUS Russian
SSC Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
SW Social Work
SOC Sociology
SPA Spanish
TH Theatre
NBS Traditional BS Nursing
UGC Undergraduate College
UE Undergraduate Education
NSG Undergraduate Nursing Core
VS Visual Studies
YID Yiddish

Course Search


Search Results

Course Prefix: UGC   Course #: 302   Keywords: null   showing 1 to 1 of ~1

UGC 302LEC Great Discoveries in Science: The Microworld

Lecture

The Microworld focuses on experimental studies of microscopic phenomena, including such areas as quantum theory, molecular theory, DNA, etc. UGC 302 and UGC 303 focus upon selected great discoveries of science, presenting a particular body of scientific facts and concepts and connecting them with the process of science, related history and philosophy, and the interdependence of science and technology. These courses engage non-science students in a meaningful analysis of scientific developments and methodology, building on the student's prior knowledge of science, social science, arts and literature. These courses emphasize the central ideas that set the framework for a discipline and its great discoveries. Selected examples from diverse fields provide a breadth that complements the depth offered in the prerequisite introductory-level science course. The course focus varies by section. Coverage may include the biology of women, microbiology in our daily lives, the solar system, or medical implant controversies. Whether the matters be medical, environmental, or issues of national defense, students must be able to sort fact from fantasy, accident from design, research from quackery. They must feel secure enough in the world of science to participate in those decisions which will determine the quality of their lives, and that of their world. Either UGC 302 or UGC 303 meets the general education Depth requirement.

Credits: 3
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Published: October 05, 2018 09:47:49 AM