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G5513 Advanced Studies in the History of Ancient and Medieval Science. Prerequisite: 3013 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 12 hours. Thematic historical analyses of ancient and/or medieval foundations of science, focusing on the development of particular disciplines or scientific institutions, the relationship between science and religion, or transmission of science. Includes examination of sources and critical assessment of scholarly interpretations. (Irreg.)

G5523 Advanced Studies in the History of Renaissance and Early Modern Science. Prerequisite: 3013 or 3023, or equivalent, or permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 12 hours. Thematic historical analyses of scientific ideas and practices in the scientific revolution and the ideas and practices in the scientific revolution and the enlightenment, 16th–18th centuries. Includes examination of sources and critical assessment of scholarly interpretations. (Irreg.)

G5533 Advanced Studies in the History of Modern Science. Prerequisite: 3023, or equivalent, or permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 12 hours. Thematic historical analyses of modern science and culture focusing on the European and American development and professionalization of scientific disciplines, interdisciplinary relationships among the sciences, and intersections between scientific and public culture. Includes examination of sources and critical assessment of scholarly interpretations. (Irreg.)

G5550 Topics in the History of Science. 1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing and permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 12 hours. Topics of scholarly interest in the history of science.

G5613 Issues and Methods in the Digital Humanities. (Slashlisted with 4613) Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of instructor. Provides a graduate-level introduction to the central issues, methods, and tools in the emerging field of the digital humanities. Digital humanities is an interdisciplinary set of methods, concepts, values, and practices that enable scholars to create and apply new technologies to answer social, cultural, and historical questions. No student may earn credit for both 4613 and 5613. (Irreg.)

G5623 Practicum/Internship in the Digital Humanities. Slashlisted with 4623) Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit 9 hours. A practical, project-based internship, focused on the design and development of a project in the digital humanities under the close supervision of a faculty member. No student may earn credit for both 4623 and 5623. (F, Sp)

G5960 Directed Readings in the History of Science. 1 to 4 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing and permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit six hours toward M.A. degree, 12 hours toward Ph.D. degree. Intensive readings in a selected area of the history of science, under the direction of a graduate faculty member.

G5970 Seminar: Research, Criticism and Analysis. 2 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 15 hours. Fundamentals of investigation and exposition in the history of science. (F, Sp)

G5980 Research for Master's Thesis. Variable enrollment, two to nine hours; maximum credit applicable toward degree, four hours. (F, Sp, Su)

G5990 Special Studies. 2 to 5 hours. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit nine hours. Specialized studies in the history of science. Individual research culminating in the preparation of a research paper. (F, Sp, Su)

G6960 Directed Readings. 1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit six hours. Directed readings and/or literature review under the direction of a faculty member. (Irreg.)

G6970 Seminar in the History of Science. 2 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit 15 hours. Advanced study and historical criticism in specialized areas. (F, Sp)

G6980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation. 2 to 16 hours. (F, Sp, Su)

G6990 Independent Study. 1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit nine hours. Contracted independent study for a topic not currently offered in regularly scheduled courses. Independent study may include library and/or laboratory research and field projects. (Irreg.)


Updated: 10-02-15