Units of study

PHIL2675 - Existentialism

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Luke Anthony Fischer


This course examines a major movement in 19th and 20th century European philosophy, and focuses on key questions and figures from the movement. Topics to be considered include: the possibility of morality after the death of God, meaning in human life, the self, freedom, finitude and historicity.


1x1500wd mid-term essay (30%), 1x500wd tutorial presentation (10%), 1x2500wd final essay (50%), tutorial participation (10%)


2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week


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