Philosophy, Science, and Technology Certificate

Only available to currently enrolled Drexel students.

The Certificate in Philosophy, Science and Technology provides an excellent opportunity for undergraduate students in all majors to deepen and broaden their educational experience by enhancing and exercising their philosophical skills in relation to some of the most central issues and ideas related to science and technology. What is the nature and scope of natural science? How do the sciences produce knowledge? Is technology a neutral factor in human life and history? What is our responsibility to the environment? These and many other questions will be explored.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
PHIL 101Introduction to Western Philosophy3.0
PHIL 111Symbolic Logic I3.0
or PHIL 107 Philosophy and Knowledge Organization
Select one of the following:3.0
Symbolic Logic II
Philosophy of Time
Philosophy of Mathematics
Epistemology: Philosophy of Knowledge
Select three of the following:9.0
Environmental Philosophy
Philosophy of Technology
Philosophy of Medicine
Philosophy of Science
Total Credits18.0
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