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Philosophy Honours Special Topic HPH411


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Students select a topic in negotiation with an appropriate staff member from one of the main areas of School expertise (History of Philosophy; European Philosophy; Applied Philosophy and Ethics; Logic and Philosophy of Science; Gender Studies; Buddhist Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion). Students undertake research, mainly by means of guided reading and writing, towards the completion of one or more essays on this topic under the supervision of the staff member with whom the topic has been negotiated.


Unit name Philosophy Honours Special Topic
Unit code HPH411
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Philosophy and Gender Studies
Teaching staff

Topic to be negotiated with appropriate staff member.

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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Teaching Pattern

Guided reading and writing under supervision


5,000-word essay

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