(College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences)
David M. Rizzo, Ph.D., Program Director
Science and Society Program. https://sas.ucdavis.edu/
Program Office. 160 Hutchison Hall; 530-754-7277
The Program. Science & Society is an interdepartmental teaching program administered by the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences that offers students throughout the campus the opportunity to discover the connections that link the social, biological, and physical sciences with societal issues and cultural discourses. Course work examines discovery processes in relation to societal values, public
The Science & Society teaching program serves students of all majors and interests. It can allow lower division students who have not yet declared a major a meaningful context for exploring diverse subject matters. The minor for the program includes, in addition to Science and Society courses, upper division courses from both the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the College of Letters and Science in the areas of history and philosophy of science, policy and decision making, communication of science, and culture,
Related Courses. See ARE 120, 147, AMR 001, 101, 122, CMN 115, 140, CRD 118, 142, 162, 174, AVS 013, ESP 126, 160, 164, 165, FPS 110, HIS 185A, 185B, HPS 150, NAC 100, PLB 12, PLP 140, POL 175, WFC 010.
Minor Advisor. D. M. Rizzo