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What Is This Thing Called Science? (Adv) - HPSC2901

The topics covered in 'What is This Thing Called Science?' will be covered in more depth, in a special tutorial set aside for advanced students.

Three 1 hour lectures and one 1 hour tutorial per week.

2x1500 wd essays (45%) and 1x3000 wd essay (45%) and class presentation (10%)

Godfrey-Smith, P (2003). Theory and Reality. The University of Chicago Press. USA/ Curd, Cover and Pincock (2013). Philosophy of Science: The Central Issues (2nd edition). W. W. Norton and Company.


24 credit points of Junior study with a Distinction average


HPSC2101 or HPSC1001 or HPSC1901


Faculty: Science

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: History and Philosophy of Science Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
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 Peter Godfrey-Smith
HECS Band: 1
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