Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Pensamiento científico

Taught in Spanish

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Carlos Gershenson

Instructor: Carlos Gershenson


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There are 6 modules in this course

En este módulo se hace una introducción a los objetivos y características de la ciencia, para después revisar brevemente su historia desde la antigüedad hasta nuestros días.

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5 videos1 reading5 quizzes

La ciencia intenta encontrar verdades, pero veremos que las verdades dependen del contexto, del lenguaje, de la lógica, de la sociedad y de la cultura.

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5 videos1 peer review

En ciencia se manejan distintos conceptos y métodos para intentar descubrir verdades. Veremos cómo cambia la manera de hacer ciencia y la relevancia de la creatividad en la búsqueda del conocimiento.

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5 videos

La ciencia nos puede ayudar a tomar mejores decisiones. En este módulo se practicará cómo se puede aplicar el pensamiento científico en la vida cotidiana para nuestro beneficio y de quienes nos rodean.

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3 videos1 peer review

Las ideas se propagan socialmente. En este módulo se mencionan diversos ejemplos de cómo se propagan opiniones y comportamientos, los cuales pueden ser benéficos o dañonos para las personas que los adoptan.

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6 videos

En este último módulo se identifican los límites de la ciencia. Sin embargo, el pensamiento científico nos puede ayudar también más allá de estos límites.

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6 videos1 peer review


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Carlos Gershenson
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
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