In this course we explore a range of issues from within the philosophy of physics. We focus on the interpretation of the theories physics provides, examining how these theories might describe our world. The course will assume some basic mathematical literacy, but most technical matters will be introduced in class.
One 2 hour seminar per week, individual consultation.
5000 wd essay (50%) Seminar presentation (50%)
12 credit points of HPSC3XXX or PHIL3XXX or HSTY3XXX