GE2318 - From Ancient Wisdom to Modern Science

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Electrical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 3: Science and Technology
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22

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

This course aims to enhance the appreciation of close relationship between the fundamental knowledge and the advancements of contemporary science and mathematics, including topics such as chaos, fractals, complex networks and intelligent systems. It also serves as an introductory course in life philosophy that could enrich students’ life-long learning and personal development.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Remark: To pass the course, students are required to achieve at least 30% in the continuous assessment and 30% in the examination.
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Electrical Engineering