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Natural Sciences Tripos, Part II (History and Philosophy of Science)

(Statutes and Ordinances, p. 360)

With effect from 1 October 2004

The regulations have been amended in the light of a review of the teaching provision of the Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

Regulation 32.

History and Philosophy of Science

By amending the number of papers in line 2 of subsection (a) from 'not more than eight' to 'not more than ten'.


(Statutes and Ordinances, p. 367)

With effect from the same date

History and Philosophy of Science

By replacing the detail so as to read:

The following papers will be set. No candidate shall offer Paper 7 or Paper 8 having previously offered the two-paper subject History of Medicine in Part II of the Medical and Veterinary Sciences Tripos.

Paper 1. Classical traditions in the sciences

Paper 2. Natural philosophies: Renaissance to Enlightenment

Paper 3. Science, industry, and empire

Paper 4. Metaphysics, epistemology, and the sciences

Paper 5. Science and technology studies

Paper 6. History and philosophy of mind

Paper 7. Medicine from antiquity to the Enlightenment

Paper 8. Modern medicine and biomedical sciences

Paper 9. Images of the sciences

Paper 10. Science and technology from the First World War

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Cambridge University Reporter 10 March 2004
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