New Century College

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

NCLC 301: Science in the News

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Examination and discussion of the current trends in science as reported in the popular media. Students learn how to evaluate the science that is reported so they may become informed consumers; discuss how scientific advancement might shape society by looking at how science and society have changed together over time; and use examples from the past to discuss future trends.

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