- 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
- Mode of delivery In Person
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 completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills 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; and,
- Display skill in writing research papers in philosophy.
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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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures, and 12 hours of tutorials; and,
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Readings will be made available through Wattle each week.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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