Units of study

PHIL2646 - Philosophy and Literature

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Moira Gatens


This unit addresses the 'ancient quarrel' between philosophy and literature. We will examine arguments about the importance of imagination and sympathy to moral judgement by putting various philosophical and literary texts in dialogue with each other.


1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x500wd tutorial paper (10%) and 1x2hr exam (50%)


1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


12 junior credit points in Philosophy


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