History and Philosophy of Science subjects

Intensives

CodeSubjectCoordinatorLevelDate
HPSC20002 A History of Nature Dr John Wilkins 2 3 January - 17 January
HPSC20015 Astronomy in World History Dr Gerhard Wiesenfeldt 2 30 January - 14 February
HPSC30036 Forensic Science and the Law: a case study Dr James Bradley / Professor Joel Eigan 3 9 July - 20 July

Semester 1

CodeSubjectCoordinatorLevel
HPSC10002 Science and Pseudoscience Dr Gerhard Wiesenfeldt 1
HPSC20009 Technology and Contemporary Life Dr Garry Young 2
HPSC20020 God and the Natural Sciences TBA 2
HPSC20023Sex in ScienceDr Cordelia Fine2
HPSC30023 Science and Society Dr Darrin Durant 3
HPSC30034 Magic, Reason, New Worlds, 1450 - 1750 Dr Gerhard Wiesenfeldt 3

Semester 2

CodeSubjectCoordinatorLevel
HPSC10001 From Plato to Einstein TBA 1
HPSC10003 Debating Science in Society Assoc. Professor Mike Arnold 1
HPSC20001 Darwinism: history of a very big idea Dr James Bradley 2
HPSC20022 Electricity: An Experimental History Dr Gerhard Wiesenfeldt Not offered in 2018
PHIL20001Science, Reason and RealityAssoc. Professor Howard Sankey2
HPSC30019 Minds and Madness Dr James Bradley 3
HPSC30035 Scientific Practice and Human Inquiry TBA 3

Honours / Level 4

CodeSubjectCoordinatorSemester
HPSC40016 Historical Epistemology Dr Kristian Camilleri 1
HPSC90013 Science, Controversy and Public Policy Dr Darrin Durant 1
HPSC40018 HPS Thesis Part 1 Dr Kristian Camilleri 1 / 2
HPSC40019 HPS Thesis Part 2 Dr Kristian Camilleri 1 / 2
HPSC90012 Trust, Communication and Expertise Dr Darrin Durant 2

Graduate

CodeSubjectCoordinatorSemester
HPSC90013 Science, Controversy and Public Policy Dr Darrin Durant 1
HPSC90010 Environment and Knowledge Dr Darrin Durant 1
HPSC90012 Trust credibility and Expertise Dr Darrin Durant 2

Breadth

CodeSubjectCoordinatorSemester
UNIB10003 An Ecological History of Humanity Dr James Bradley 1
UNIB10013 Catastrophes as Turning Points Assoc. Professor Mike Arnold 1
UNIB10005 Internet Meets Society Assoc. Professor Mike Arnold 1
UNIB20013 Body, Mind and Medicine: A Dissection Dr James Bradley 2

Arts Foundation and University Breadth subjects 2018