University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Science

"Teaching History and Philosophy of Science to Science Students" (Annual Meeting of the National Committee for History and Philosophy of Science) Cancelled


Date and time

Thursday March 26, 2020 at 9:00 AM to Friday March 27, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Registration Deadline

Friday March 20, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Location

Department of Science Education, Jagtvej 128, 2200 Copenhagen Department of Science Education
Jagtvej 128
2200 Copenhagen

Organizer

Joeri Witteveen

jw@ind.ku.dk

The Danish National Committee for History and Philosophy of Science will hold its Annual Meeting of 2020 on Thursday March 26 & Friday March 27 (until lunchtime) on the topic “Teaching History and Philosophy of Science to Science Students”. Contributed talks will cover the why, what, and how of teaching history and philosophy of science to science students (including math and engineering students).

Till Grüne-Yanoff (KTH, Stockholm) will deliver a keynote lecture on Thursday morning. The registration fee covers coffee, tea and lunch on both days. Please indicate if you would like to join for dinner (at your own expense) on Thursday evening at a restaurant near the conference location.

The event will in held at the Niels Bohr Building of the University of Copenhagen. The exact location and the full program will be announced soon.

Accepted presentations:

K. Brad Wray

CSS, AU

Teaching Philosophy of Science to Chemistry Students

Rasmus Jaksland

NTNU Trondheim

Teaching foundational principles and innovation in science education

Esben Nedenskov Petersen

SDU

Scientific imperialism and the philosophy of science curriculum

Tom Børsen

AAU

Developing teaching material in ethics for chemistry and chemistry engineering students

Mads Paludan Goddiksen

IFRO, UCPH

Understanding Scientific Reasoning: Refinements and Adaptations

Kristian Danielsen and Henrik Kragh Sørensen

DSE, UCPH

Teaching philosophy of science with historical cases in upper-secondary school

Henrik Kragh Sørensen and Mikkel Willum Johansen

DSE, UCPH

What’s in a name? Teaching professional identity through a course in philosophy of science

Martin Niss

RUC

Teaching Nature of Science to science students through project work at Roskilde University

Line Edslev Andersen

CSS, AU

Practicing philosophical essay writing

Ricardo Karam and Christian Joas

DSE, UCPH & NBA

Designing a history of quantum mechanics course at the University of Copenhagen: Dilemmas, expectations, and learning outcomes

Till Grüne-Yanoff (keynote)

KTH Stockholm

Methodology as heuristic choice between methods for specific epistemic aims

Event Location

Organizer Contact Information

Joeri Witteveen

jw@ind.ku.dk

Organizer Contact Information

Joeri Witteveen

jw@ind.ku.dk