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Plato and Aristotle - PHIL2613

Year - 2020

An examination of the major philosophical themes to be found in the works of Plato and Aristotle, with close attention to a few central works. The course emphasises understanding the ways these philosophers think rather than learning a body of doctrine.

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

1x2500wd essay (60%) and 1x2hr exam (40%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in Philosophy or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History


PHIL3013 or PHIL2013


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Philosophy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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