- Code PHIL3072
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Philosophy
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Philosophy
- Areas of interest Philosophy
- Academic career UGRD
- Bronwyn Finnigan
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2015
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This course offers an advanced approach to analytic philosophy, suitable for students who have a strong background in analytic philosophy, and who may be interested in continuing into 4th year Honours. What is taught will change from year to year.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate familiarity with some of the most important ideas in contemporary analytic philosophy
- Argue for a philosophical position related to the material covered in the course.
- Display skill in writing research papers in philosophy.
Other InformationFor Philosophy Honours either Advanced Continental Philosophy or Advanced Analytic Philosophy is required.
Two x 2,500 word essays (45% each) [Learning Outcomes 1-3]
Class participation (10%) [Learning Outcomes1 and 2]
Each student will be required to give a brief presentation as part of class participation.
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Two hours of seminar each week, one tutorial a week in weeks 2-13, plus seven hours a week private study and assessment preparation.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Readings will be made available through Wattle each week.
Brian Weatherson’s article “David Lewis” in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3280||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|