Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences
Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer SciencesSpeaking with Numbers: Scientific Literacy and Public Understanding of Science
Doğuş University, Electronics and Communication Engineering Department,
Zeamet Sok. No. 21, Acıbadem/Kadıköy, 34722 İstanbul-TURKEY
Abstract: Public understanding of science and scientific literacy is discussed. Scientific method, scientific process and scientific filter are reviewed accordingly. Basic terms of measurement and numerical calculation are outlined. Finally, fundamental requirements of scientific literacy and critical response skills are presented.
Turk. J. Elec. Eng. & Comp. Sci., 14, (2006), 33-40.
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