UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies 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 2007 Regular Contact with Anyone Interest spacerAthena Swan Bronze Award


2015-16 Session

MSc module catalogue (link)
MSc induction week timetable (link)
MSc degree information (link)
UCL Portico (link)
UCL timetable (link)


More information

STS student handbook (link)
Referring students of concern (link)


STS personal tutors (link)
or email sts@ucl.ac.uk

HPSCGA masters-level modules

This page links to information for current students taking postgraduate taught modules in STS. If you cannot find the information you seek, email us: sts@ucl.ac.uk

2015-16 HPSCGA module catalogue

A complete list of graduate modules STS offers in the current session, with links to specific information about the modules.


HPSCGA syllabus library

Each module has a syllabus, which functions as an owner's manual for the module. It contains the course plan, assessment, reading list, and other essential information.


Directory of module tutors

Our teaching staff is diverse and experienced. These pages provide contact details, research profiles, and details of our many other activities.


Taking an elective module outside STS

Information here is for STS students considering taking an elective module in another UCL department


Student from another department? Take an HPSCGA module

Information for MSc students from other departments interested in taking one of our modules as an elective


Timetable for HPSC modules

We use UCL's common timetable. Use this for the most up-to-date information on module times and locations.


teaching related rules and regulations

For information on rules and regulations relating to late penalties, word count limits and extension requests please see the STS student handbook.

Page last modified on 09 sep 15 21:30 by Christina Ogunwumiju

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