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History, Philosophy and Culture of Science (HPS+)

full time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Bochum

    Location

  • No information

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • History of Science
  • Culture and Technology
  • Philosophy
Focus

Epistemology, History of Science, Science and Technology Studies

Target group

Bachelor graduates of both the humanities and social sciences as well as the MINT subjects (Mathematics, Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Technology)

Annotation

For this course in particular there are Eramus partnerships with Vienna, Utrecht, Mexico City, others are being planned.

Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements

Examination of special suitability: Essay and selection interview \; Further entry requirements: Science-theoretical and scientific-historical foundations of at least 6 CP \; In addition, in the case of a degree with a Mathematical, Scientific or Engineering specialisation, Humanities and Social Science studies amounting to a total of at least 30 CP \; Knowledge of the German language (German Abitur, DSH 2 or Test DaF 4x4 or better) and knowledge of the English language at level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference

Lecture period
  • 04.04.2022 - 15.07.2022
  • 09.10.2023 - 02.02.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

Further languages

English

International office

International Office

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung (ZSB)
Address
Universitätsstraße 150
44801
Bochum
Tel:
0234 / 32-22435
Fax:
0234 / 32-14473
Email:
zsb@rub.de
Web:
https://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/zsb/

Graduate contact

Ruhr-Universität Bochum Institut für Philosophie I
Address
Universitätsstraße 150
44780
Bochum
Tel:
0234 / 32-28726
Email:
hps-plus@rub.de

Lehrstuhl für Wissenschaftstheorie und Wissenschaftsgeschichte