Britain's Role in Chemistry and Medicinal Sciences

Dr. Leslie Hiatt (More Info)

Britain's Role in Chemistry and Medicinal Sciences

Program Dates:
July 17, 2022 - Aug 1, 2022

Honors Credit:

WKU Course:
CHEM 475


Course Description:
The course will focus on the historical scientific and medical museums and hospitals of London, along with the contributions of British scientists and medical professionals. We will observe the wonders and discoveries of early chemistry and the medical fields, including dental, optical, and pharmaceutical, and enrich our minds with the astonishing experiences of scientists in the past and the obstacles and marvels attributed to them. Museum visits will tentatively include the British Museum, the Science Museum, and the History of Science Museum in Oxford. Field trips are also planned for specialized sites, including the Old Operating Theatre, St Bartholomew's Hospital, the Chelsea Physic Garden, and the Alexander Fleming Laboratory.


Physical Activity Requirements:
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Course Highlights:
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