Subjects you can take from this area:

Semester 1: HPSC10002 Science and Pseudoscience
Semester 2: HPSC10001 From Plato to Einstein

Please refer to the above links for a detailed overview of the subject, including information related to the subject content, assessment criteria and other important subject information. Contact the Extension Program team if you have any questions about this subject area.

VCE requirements

VCE humanities and/or science subjects in Year 11; and enrolment in VCE 3/4 humanities and/or science subjects in Year 12. Students may be concurrently enrolled in Units 3 and 4 VCE Philosophy.

IB requirements

Enrolment in IB humanities and/or sciences subjects (SL or HL).

Class location Timetable Annual fee Start date
University of Melbourne,
Semester 1
Semester 2
No fee

Semester 1 classes will commence during week of Monday 4 March 2019.

Total class hours per week

Two 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour tutorial. Lectures will be recorded and made available online for those students who are unable to attend due to other commitments.

More information about this subject area

Visit information about the History and Philosophy of Science from the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies in the Faculty of Arts.