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Petri Ylikoski

Published, 20.3.2020 at 12:53

Korona-poikkeustilanteen aikana Examinarium tentti on korvattu sähköpostitse suoritettavalla kotitentillä.
Ota yhteyttä yksityiskohtien sopimiseksi.

Petri Ylikoski (petri.ylikoski@helsinki.fi)

Timetable

Enrol for the exam in WebOodi. Then book your exam time and place in Examinarium.

Conduct of the course

Korona-poikkeustilanteen aikana Examinarium tentti on korvattu sähköpostitse suoritettavalla kotitentillä.
Ota yhteyttä yksityiskohtien sopimiseksi.

Petri Ylikoski (petri.ylikoski@helsinki.fi)

Description

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Johdatus tieteenfilosofiaan (tai vastaava)

Introduction to the philosophy of science (or equivalent)

After completing the course, students will understand how the institution of science, the process of scientific research, as well as interaction between science and society can be studied using various methods of social research.

Spring

The course examines the most important research topics and trends of science studies. It familiarises students with how the institution of science, the process of scientific research, as well as interaction between science and society can be studied using various methods of human sciences.

The Faculty's Examinarium exams are replaced from 16 March with alternative arrangements until 31 May 2020 until further notice. Register for Examinarium in WebOodi and contact the teacher / check the course page for further instructions. (NOTE: do not register in Examinarium or reserve the room for the exam.)

Related literature will be announced during the course.

An Examinarium examination will be held on the following books:

Kiikeri & Ylikoski 2004: Tiede tutkimuskohteena. Gaudeamus.

Shapin 1996: The Scientific Revolution. University of Chicago Press.

Hacking 2009: Mitä sosiaalinen konstruktionismi on? Vastapaino.

Graded on a scale of 0 to 5 (0 = Fail, 1 = Passable, 2 = Satisfactory, 3 = Good, 4 = Very Good, 5 = Excellent)

Lecture course OR an Examinarium exam