GE2318 - From Ancient Wisdom to Modern Science

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Electronic Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 3: Science and Technology
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2014/15
Semester A 2015/16 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to enhance the appreciation of close relationship between the ancient wisdom and the advancements of contemporary science, such as mathematics, chaos, fractals, biological genetics and even social sciences. It also serves as an introductory course to life philosophy that could enrich students’ personal development.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Remark 1: The weighting of assessment tasks will be provided in the first lecture.
Remark 2: To pass the course, students are required to achieve at least 35% in the continuous assessment.
Detailed Course Information


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