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No 6541

Wednesday 13 March 2019

Vol cxlix No 23

pp. 438–446

Notices by Faculty Boards, etc.

Natural Sciences Tripos, Part II (History and Philosophy of Science), 2019–20: Papers and Sources

The Board of History and Philosophy of Science gives notice that the written papers available for examination in 2020 are as follows:

Paper 1. Early history of science, medicine and technology

Paper 2. Sciences and empires (1780–present)

Paper 3. Modern medicine and life sciences (1780–present)

Paper 4. Philosophy and scientific practice

Paper 5. Epistemology and metaphysics of science

Paper 6. Ethics and politics of science, technology and medicine

The prescribed sources for the essay component of the Part II course in 2019–20 can be found online at: