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Philosophy and Life - PHIL4115

Year - 2020

This unit introduces Honours students to research topics, tools and techniques in areas of philosophy related to question of life. Specific topics will vary according to the most recent developments in the field. Emphasis is on understanding current approaches and trends in philosophical reflections on living beings and their connection to natural and social environments. Students will also acquire historical knowledge and skills in philosophical inquiry that complement other knowledge and skills to be acquired in the Honours Program.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week

Assessment
1x6000 Essay (100%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Philosophy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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