Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Level:||Research Higher Degree|
|Dates & Locations:||This is a time-based subject, taught on campus at Parkville.|
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Regular meetings with supervisor throughout the period of enrolment. |
Total Time Commitment:
30 hours each week
Over the period of their enrolment in this subject students will normally complete 2 of the following subjects:
HPSC40002 - Directed Study
PHIL40001 - Realism, Relativism and Naturalism
HPSC90010 - Environment and Knowledge
HPSC40014 - Science and Ideology in the 20th Century
HPSC40011 - Medicine and Culture
HPSC40012 - Beyond the Spin: Technoscientific Failure
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request 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/
Candidates will undertake research on a topic approved by the course coordinator under supervision of an academic member of staff.
Successful students will
A thesis of 20,000 - 22,000 words 100% due at the end of the candidature.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Appropriate texts will be determined in consultation with the thesis supervisor
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Successful students will:
|Links to further information:||http://hps.unimelb.edu.au/|
M.A.History & Philosophy of Science (Advanced Seminars & Shorter Thesis) |
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