Faculty of Science

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%

Course outline 2013 (PDF Icon 325 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Trimester 1 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

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