UT Dallas 2015 Graduate Catalog

SCI5310 - Perspectives in Science and Math

SCI 5310 Perspectives in Science and Math (3 semester credit hours) Journey through science and mathematics as a human endeavor through historical context. Science and mathematics have advanced by the struggles of diverse people, on the basis of often-conflicting criteria and interests. In this graduate-level survey course, future science and mathematics teachers will explore their disciplines through the broader perspective of discovery, individual and community struggles, social influences, and societal impacts. The course is designed for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) content degree holders seeking UTeach Dallas secondary science and/or mathematics teacher certification preparation. UTeach Dallas/MAT advisor approval required. (3-0) Y