NCKU Curriculum Map
1. 2.
3.
PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE

This course mainly discusses the following questions: What are the research methods of architecture and urbanism? What is the research method about rationalism, empiricism, positivism, denialism, historicism, pluralism, and so on? Is qualitative and quantitative analysis incompatible or complementary? Is it possible for the hermeneutic method and the scientific method to be in dialogue? What is logic? Is it too strict? What is the system? Why is it posted a lot of negative labels? Is there a "systemless" theory?

Course Goal
A. Cultivating advanced spatial planning and design professionals with globe vision, execution ability and leadership.
B. Cultivating advanced spatial planning and design researchers with scientific vision and innovation ability.
C. Cultivating high-level spatial planning and design teaching faculty with inter-disciplinary, forward-looking and globe visions.
Course Principle Literacy and Competence
[Competence]
  • Ability to grasp the content of spatial planning and design theories and development issues.
  • Ability to grasp and flexibly implement the methodologies of spatial planning and design in research and development.
  • Ability to innovatively integrate theories and practical skills to achieve the best spatial planning and design practices.
  • Ability of independent study and academic publishing and communication.
  • Ability of accurate analysis and expound and effective communication.
  • PhD graduates are able to teach planning (/design) professional courses and supervise students.
  • Courses of Recent Years
    Year/
    Semester
    Course
    Number
    Class
    Code
    Course Name
    (The name will link to the syllabus.)
    Credit Taught in English
    (Yes or No)
    Instructor
    0109/1 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 N Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0107/1 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 N Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0105/2 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 Y Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0104/2 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 Y Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0103/1 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 N Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0101/2 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 N Lin, Feng-Tyan
    0098/1 P280500 [UP7003]PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE 3.0 N Lin, Feng-Tyan