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Contemporary Topics in Philosophy and Ethics

Undergraduate | MAQ-PHIX3056 | 2024

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14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Contemporary Topics in Philosophy and Ethics

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to:

    1. Identify and critically evaluate core philosophical and ethical concepts from the readings
    2. Produce arguments and analysis of philosophical and ethical positions across the readings
    3. Use your research skills to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the topics.
    4. Express yourself clearly and precisely when communicating your argument and analysis.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

one of


130cp at 1000 level or above
NCCW (pre-2020 units) PHIL356, PHL356
NCCW (2020 and onwards)
PHIL3056 Contemporary Topics in Philosophy

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts

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