Staff (24 Seminars, 12 Tutorials)
This course explores the history of science through direct engagement with local scientific artifacts within the University of Toronto Scientific Instrument Collection (UTSIC.org). Each student will undertake a research project focused on a single artifact within the collection in order to explore both the local history of science and the methodology of material culture research as it relates to science.
Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Humanities course
Breadth Requirement: Society and its Institutions (3)