Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2 hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: An average of 10 hours each week.
|Prerequisites:||Usually admission to a postgraduate coursework program|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Knowledge gained in an undergraduate degree.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||This subject was previously offered under the code 136-527. Students who have completed 136-527 are not eligible to enrol in this subject|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
This subject examines various ways of knowing the environment. Students develop an understanding of the unprecedented transformation in the environment, the sciences, and in politics around environment and knowledge across the twentieth century. As part of their assessment students will study the knowledge practices of a particular environmental organisation becoming sensitised to historical, political and cultural influences on environmental knowledge.
Students who successfully complete this subject will
|Assessment:||A research report of 5000 words 100 per cent (due at the end of the SWOT VAC).|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
A subject reader with key texts will be available from the bookshop.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.pasi.unimelb.edu.au/hps/|
M.A.History & Philosophy of Science (Advanced Seminars & Shorter Thesis) |
Master of Arts (Science, Communication and Society)
History and Philosophy of Science |
200 point program - full time over 18 months
200 point program - full time over 24 months
History && Philosophy of Science
History and Philosophy of Science
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