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Philosophy - unit set code MJ-A000048

Philosophy provides an introduction to most of the central themes in contemporary philosophical studies. A distinctive feature of the major is its focus upon Asian philosophy, psychoanalysis and philosophy as practiced in continental Europe. Individual units cover questions which deal with the nature of human existence; value, belief and purpose; and knowledge and belief.

On successful completion of the Philosophy major sequence, students should have the following skills:

  • an ability to develop and articulate abstract ideas
  • an ability to reflect upon and critique assumptions about life, values and society
  • an ability for logical thinking and rational argument
  • an ability to debate philosophical issues arising in fields such as ethics, political values, knowledge systems, religion and interpersonal relationships.


Level 1

Trimester 1 (B, G, X)

ASP102/ASP202 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Trimester 2

ASP106 Unit description is currently unavailable   


Levels 2 and 3

Select 6 credit points with at least 2 credit points at level 2 and at least 2 credit points at level 3 from the following:

Trimester 1

ASP207/ASP307 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP208/ASP308 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP214/ASP314 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP215/ASP315 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP226/ASP326 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Trimester 2

ASP216/ASP316 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP224/ASP324 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP227/ASP327 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ASP228/ASP328 Unit description is currently unavailable   


Trimester 3

ASP102/ASP202 Unit description is currently unavailable   *

ASP229/ASP329 Unit description is currently unavailable   **

* Offered Trimester 3 Off campus only.

** Wholly online unit.

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