Starting September 2013, STS offers a strong postgraduate taught Masters programme. Full-time and Part-time options are available. We build on decades of experience, and we continue with vitality and fresh perspectives.

Admissions for 2013-14 begin in early November 2012.

Two degrees

History and Philosophy 
of Science
Develop breadth and depth with our experts in history of science, philosophy of science, and “integrated HPS,” an interdisciplinary speciality we helped create. (more | pdf flyer)
Science, Technology,
and Society
Study contemporary science using a variety of disciplines: science policy and governance, science communication and engagement, and sociology of science. This is done against historical and philosophical backdrops. (more | pdf flyer)

Range of qualifications

Each subject may be pursued in any of four routes.

Masters degree
This is a 1-year, full-time programme involving a core introductory module, 3 specialist options, 2 electives from any UCL programme, and a dissertation.
Masters degree
Same as the full-time degree, but pursued over 2 calendar years.
Postgraduate Diploma
(PG Dip)
This involves completing 6 modules over one year. No dissertation. Ideal for external qualifications, such as for secondary school teachers. No part-time option.
Postgraduate Certificate
(PG Cert or PGC)
This involves completing 3 modules over the year. Ideal for skills training, refreshment, and continuing professional development (CPD). No part-time option.

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