Units of study

PHIL2646 - Philosophy and Literature

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Moira Gatens

Description

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.

Assessments

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

Classes

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

Prerequisites

12 junior credit points in Philosophy

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  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Lecture

 

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