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The Birth of Modern Science (Advanced) - HPSC2900

Year - 2020

The topics covered in 'The Birth of Modern Science' will be covered in more depth, in a special tutorial set aside for advanced students.

1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 X 1 hour tutorial, 1 x 1 hour independent online work.

10x short quizzes (24%), 10x 100wd questions (26%), 3x essays (250wd; 500 wd; 750 wd ¿ together 30%), 10x online activities (10%), class participation (10%)

Weekly readings


24 credit points of Junior study with a Distinction average




Faculty: Science

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: History and Philosophy of Science Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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Unit of Study coordinator: Professor Ofer Gal
HECS Band: 1
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