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Archived Curricula Guide 2011–2012
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OPHIP1 Science and World View 4 ECTS
Organised by
History of Science and Learning

Learning outcomes

To become familiar with the history of different disciplines and doctrinal ideas. Ideologies and doctrinal ideas describe our relationship to the world and they have had a part in changing both people and the world.


Henry John, The Scientific Revolution and the Origins of Modern Science (2001) 2 ECTS , 1½ cu
Jacob Margaret C., Scientific Culture and the Making of the Industrial West. (1997) 2 ECTS, 1½ cu
Kuhn Thomas S., Tieteellisten vallankumousten rakenne (1994) 1 ECTS, ½ cu
Nordin Svante, Filosofian historia. Länsimaisen järjen seikkailut Thaleesta postmodernismiin (1999) 3 ECTS, 2 cu
Seppänen Lauri, Kieltä ei ole (2004) 1 ECTS, ½ cu

Teaching methods

Lectures and exercises, a book exam or alternatively an essay negotiated with the teacher separately.

Teaching language


Modes of study


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Selected readings should make up for altogether 4 ECTS (3 cu).

Belongs to following study modules

School of Social Sciences and Humanities
History of Ideas and Learning (History of Science and Learning)
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School of Social Sciences and Humanities