This unit examines the articulation of the self and the world as a totality through the comparative study of selected individual cosmologies. A key theme will be the dialectics of the infinite in human existence. This will enable an appreciation of human engagement with specifically Western cosmological theories grounded in astronomy astrophysics and mathematics.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x1500wd Short Essay (35%), 1x3000wd Long Essay (65%)
12 Junior credit points in Anthropology