Units of study

PHIL2610 - Exploring Nonclassical Logic

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nicholas Smith

Description

Classical logic is what you study in introductory units such as PHIL1012. This unit covers major extensions of and alternatives to classical logic, such as temporal, modal, intuitionist, relevance, and many-valued logics. As well as looking at the internal workings of these logics, we examine some of their applications, and the philosophical issues surrounding them.

Assessments

assignments (50%) and 1x2 hour exam (50%)

Classes

1x2 hour lecture and 1x1 hour tutorial per week

Prerequisites

PHIL1012 Introductory Logic OR permission from coordinator

Prohibitions

PHIL3214

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