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Chinese Philosophy

Enrolment code: HPA220/320

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Examines the major currents in Chinese Philosophy such as Confucianism, Taoism, Mohism, Legalism, the Logicians, the Yin-Yang School, and Buddhism. The focus is on understanding the key doctrines, how they differ from and relate to each other, and also, on how the issues and approaches that typify Chinese Philosophy relate to central trends in Western Philosophy.

Staff Dr E Sleinis For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lecture weekly (13 wks), 1-hr tutorial weekly (12 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% level 100 Arts  
Mutual exclusions HMA251/351  
Assessment mode 3,000-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (60%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Philosophy  
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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