Bachelor of Arts

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Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (Online)


A distinctive feature of the philosophy study area is its focus on Asian philosophy, psychoanalysis and philosophy as practised in continental Europe. In individual units you cover questions dealing with the nature of human existence; value, belief and purpose; and knowledge and belief.

Career outcomes

Career opportunities exist in corporate and multinational corporations, the education sector, foreign affairs, government departments and the health industry.


ASR100World Religions

ASP109Freedom and Power: Existentialism and Beyond

ASP129Love, Sex and Death

ASP208Introduction to Logical Reasoning

ASP214Justice and Equality

ASP215Philosophy, Happiness, and the Good Life

ASP216Ethics in Global Society

ASP224Freud and Philosophy

ASP227Philosophies of Religion: Western, Asian, and Contemporary Inquiries

ASP228Philosophy, Art, Film

ASP263Buddhist Studies in India

ASP210Plato and Nietzsche

ASP30920th Century French Philosophy

ASP326Language and Reality

Major study:  Students to select two level 1 units from ASR100, ASP109, ASP129


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