NYU Steinhardt

Concepts in Science

  • Course Number: SCIED-GE 2410
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 0/3 (alt)
  • Description: This course focuses on the nature of scientific theory, & the roles of scientific theories & models in science, as well as the relationship between scientific theories, scientific models & scientific concepts. The courses's main goal is to support beginning science teachers to understand that concepts are nested in scientific theories & models and that from theories concepts acquire language and meaning.
  • Old Course Number: E14.2410