PHILO208

Reason, Science and Pseudoscience

What makes science so successful? In this paper we discuss scientific reasoning, scientific methods and the social structure of science, and provide tools for differentiating science from pseudoscience. No formal knowledge of science or philosophy is required.

What makes science so successful? In this paper we discuss scientific reasoning,

scientific methods and the social structure of science, and provide tools for differentiating science from pseudoscience. No formal knowledge of science or philosophy is required.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): PHIL208

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
19B (HAM)B Semester : 8 Jul 2019 - 3 Nov 2019 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Reason, Science and Pseudoscience (PHILO208)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon2:00 PM3:00 PMTBAJul 8 - Oct 13
Wed12:00 PM1:00 PMTBAJul 8 - Oct 13

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for PHILO208 for more details


Indicative Fees for Reason, Science and Pseudoscience (PHILO208)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
19B (HAM) $765 $0 $3053
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2018 paper outlines are available for PHILO208. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2019 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Philosophy

Other available years: Reason, Science and Pseudoscience - PHILO208 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 15 November 2018 2:19pm
Indicative fees current as of : 14 November 2018 10:11am

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