S-The Paranormal: Ways of Thinking about the Unknown


The study of the paranormal, straddling the space between belief and science, brings to the fore the manner in which humans attempt to distinguish real from unreal. This course will not attempt to prove or isprove the existence of ghosts, UFOs or Big Foot, but, by exploring the history of the paranormal, its literature, science and pseudo-science, we will study its methodology, difficulties, and extraordinary emotional appeal.

Winter 2020


Base cost: $1206 ($402/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Class Fee: $
Materials fee may apply. See SPIRE for details
  • Start date: December 26, 2019
  • End date: January 18, 2020
  • Last day to add: December 28, 2019
  • Last day to drop: December 28, 2019
  • Last day to withdraw: January 9, 2020
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