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Undergraduate study in philosophy at Otago

Philosophers study an exceptionally wide range of questions, using a wide range of methods. What unites the diverse forms of philosophical inquiry is their shared commitment to rigorous, analytic argumentation as a means of getting at the truth.

The philosophy department at Otago offers undergraduate courses in a broad range of areas; for current papers, follow the link above (and see also staff research interests).

Contrary to popular wisdom ("What are you going to do with that?"), the evidence shows that a degree in philosophy is excellent preparation for a variety of careers. See our careers page for more information!

The Department awards a number of prizes to undergraduate students; for information and past prize winners, see here.

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