Units of study

PHIL2612 - History of Ethics

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Samuel Harold Marks Shpall
Phone: +61 2 9351 3371
Email: sam.shpall@sydney.edu.au


The nature of duty and the good: how we ought to live and what is valuable in life. A selective survey of Western normative ethical theory, covering philosophers such as Aristotle, Hume, Kant and Mill.


2x500wd text analysis exercises (20%), 1x1500wd Essay (40%), 1x2hr exam (40%)


2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week


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