Units of study

PHIL3651 - Emotions and Embodied Cognition

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Laura Kotevska
Email: laura.kotevska@sydney.edu.au


Students will apply advanced philosophical methods to the understanding of the passions. Students will analyse the most influential theories, historical and contemporary, about how passions function in society. They will evaluate how passions have reflected and interacted with the predominant culture since the early-modern era. Students will learn how to apply their understanding of the passions to the social and political challenges of today.


1x2000wd Research Project (50%), 1x1000wd Group Presentation (20%), 1x Applied Methods Assignment (30%)


1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week


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