Faculty of Science

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for SCIE 302 in 2015.

SCIE-302 – Special Topic: Revolutions in Science

Points:15Prerequisites:60 200-level pts
School:Chemical & Physical SciencesRestrictions:None

This 100% online course reviews major theories in science history, from classical Greek science to the European enlightenment to 20thC revolutions in physics, biology and earth sciences, including NZ science history. On completion, students will be able to put current scientific events, and their own academic or professional field, in historical context. Contact rebecca.priestley@vuw.ac.nz for course information.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $766.50     international $3,287.55


Internal assessment 100%

Trimester 1 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
19949 3 Mar – 2 Jul 2014tba [Distance (NZ)] Rebecca Priestley