Emendations to list given below:
Please note following emendations to the list of units below (See Handbook errata)
You will be able to enrol in the PHIL2619 through Sydney Student.
- PHIL2619 Philosophy of Mathematics– Semester 1 (See details below)
- PHIL2661 Philosophy of Sex will not be offered in 2016
Units of study
Semester 1, 2016 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Mark Colyvan
Assessments 2x2250wd essays (2x50%) Classes 1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week Prerequisites 12 Junior credit points in Philosophy Prohibitions PHIL3219, PHIL2219 Tuesday 10-12 Lecture (Teachers College Lecture Theatre 306)
An examination of contemporary problems in the Philosophy of Mathematics. We will look at intuitionism, nominalism, Platonism, and constructivism in mathematics, while also discussing the reduction of mathematics to set theory, the Cantorian higher infinite (at some length) and the significance of the Godel and Lob theorems.
PHIL2626 - Philosophy and Psychoanalysis
Summer Late, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Dr Michael McDermott
An analysis and critique of the main ideas in Freudian psychoanalysis, their philosophical background, and their influence in subsequent philosophy of mind.
1x2500wd essay (50%) and 1x2000wd take-home exam (50%)
Freud, S. Introductory Lectures in Psychoanalysis,
Wollheim, R. Freud
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
12 Junior credit points in Philosophy.
PHIL2207, PHIL3207, PHIL2226 and PHIL3226.
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