Bad Science and Bad Philosophy

Bad science and bad philosophy is a beginners friendly look at the world of bogus science and confused philosophical thinking.

The course will look at some of the contemporary debates and controversies surrounding science and its popular understanding. With guided learning in a relaxed environment this course aims to examine and explain ‘bad’ science and philosophy through a number of examples and historical episodes including, but not limited to: how do we tell science from non-science? The science vs. religion debate, neuromythology, scientific fraud and what is impossible?

Course Details

This course finished on 13 November 2017