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Submission + - Growth of pseudoscience harming Australian universities (theconversation.edu.au)

wired_parrot writes: The international credibility of Australia’s universities is being undermined by the increase in the “pseudoscientific” health courses they offer, two academics write in a recent article decrying that a third of australian universities now offer courses in such subjects as homeopathy and traditional chinese medicine, which undermines science based medicine. "As the number of alternative practitioners graduating from tertiary education institutions increases, further health-care resources are wasted, while the potential for harm increases."
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Growth of pseudoscience harming Australian universities

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