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Postmodernism and its Critics

Enrolment code: HPA206/306

Offered: Hobart: semester 1

Unit description:

Introduces students to contemporary debates surrounding postmodernism, in a philosophical context. The curriculum includes study of the crisis of reason, knowledge, representation, truth, the issue of relativism, and an exploration of postmodern ethics and politics. Theorists are drawn from both the continental and analytic traditions.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 hrs lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% level 100 Arts  
Mutual exclusions HAC211/311, FST290/390  
Assessment mode tutorial participation (20%), 2,000-word essay (40%), 3-hr exam (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Philosophy
Art and Design Theory (Hobart)
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (See also combined degree)
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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