The Department of Science and Technology Studies, UCL is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

At UCL, the academic mission is paramount. Our ambition is to achieve the highest standards in our teaching and research.

Join us for BSc, MSc, and PhD study.

Staff books include:

Cain 2004 Exploring the Borderlands


2014-15 Session

HPSC Module Catalogue - new!

HPSC syllabus library
UCL Portico
UCL Timetable


More information

STS student handbook (link)
Referring students of concern (link)
A-Z directory (link)


STS personal tutors (link)
or email

History of Medicine HMED modules

UCL Centre for the History of Medicine will be winding down during the 2013-14 academic session. The integrated BSc and MA programmes are being administered by STS. This means STS will be handing issues such as scheduling, enrolment, teaching, and so on. As a default, this of us as the new location for this programme. 

How do you register?

Register through Portico. You do not need special permission.

Can I view a syllabus?

Yes. These are online (link).

Contact the module tutors

Where are these tutors located? Staff have been moved to other accommodation within UCL.

  • Cooter is now located in...
  • Eichberg is now located in STS.
  • Jacyna is now located in ...
  • Reeves is now located in STS.

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