Bachelor of Arts

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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

ASP129Unit description is currently unavailable

 

Trimester 2

ASP102Unit 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

ASP307Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP208/ASP308Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP209Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP214Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP215/ASP315Unit description is currently unavailable

 

Trimester 2

ASP216Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP224/ASP324Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP326Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP227/ASP327Unit description is currently unavailable

ASP228Unit description is currently unavailable


Trimester 3

ASP102/ASP202Unit description is currently unavailable *

ASP129Unit description is currently unavailable *

* ASP102, ASP202, ASP129 offered off campus only in trimester 3.

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