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Social and Existential Questions

Undergraduate | MAQ-PHIX3052 | 2024

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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
19 Feb 2024

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Social and Existential Questions

About this subject

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

    1. explain the history and meaning of concepts in existentialist and social philosophy.
    2. analyse arguments in the relevant literature.
    3. apply existentialist and social-philosophy approaches in broader social, cultural, and political debates.
    4. investigate and theorise ideas clearly, cogently, and convincingly through critical analysis and philosophical discussion.

Entry requirements

Prior study

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

one of


NCCW (pre-2020 units) PHIL352, PHL352
130cp at 1000 level or above
NCCW (2020 and onwards)
The Philosophy of Race and Identity

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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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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