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2018 semester 1 papers


100-level


CODE: PHIL 101
TITLE: Mind and reality
STAFF: Maclaurin
CODE: PHIL 105
TITLE: Critical thinking
STAFF: Michaelian, Wall

200-level


CODE: PHIL 225
TITLE: Philosophy of science
STAFF: Lean
CODE: PHIL 227
TITLE: Hobbes to Hume
STAFF: Pigden
CODE: PHIL 233 (also available as PHIL 333)
TITLE: Philosophy of mind
STAFF: Miller, Gibson
CODE: PHIL 234 (also available as PHIL 315)
TITLE: Are there moral facts?
STAFF: Miller
CODE: PHIL 239 (also available as PHIL 339)
TITLE: Bertrand Russell
STAFF: Pigden
CODE: PHPE 201
TITLE: Political economy I
STAFF: Ellis

300-level


CODE: PHIL 315 (also available as PHIL 234)
TITLE: Are there moral facts?
STAFF: Miller
CODE: PHIL 333 (also available as PHIL 233)
TITLE: Philosophy of mind
STAFF: Miller, Gibson
CODE: PHIL 334 (also available as PHIL 405)
TITLE: Philosophy of biology
STAFF: Lean
CODE: PHIL 335 (also available as PHIL 406)
TITLE: Why be moral
STAFF: Pigden
CODE: PHIL 339 (also available as PHIL 239)
TITLE: Bertrand Russell
STAFF: Pigden

400-level


CODE: PHIL 405 (also available as PHIL 334)
TITLE: Philosophy of biology
STAFF: Lean
CODE: PHIL 406 (also available as PHIL 335)
TITLE: Why be moral
STAFF: Pigden
CODE: PHIL 490
TITLE: Dissertation (full year: 2018 S1 + 2018 S2)
NOTE: Restricted to BA (Hons), PGDipArts

500-level


CODE: PHIL 590
TITLE: Research dissertation (full year)
NOTE: Restricted to coursework MA
CODE: HUMS 503
TITLE: Key debates in the humanities
NOTE: Restricted to coursework MA

2018 semester 2 papers


100-level


CODE: PHIL 103
TITLE: Ethical issues
STAFF: LeBuffe
CODE: PHIL 106
TITLE: Radical philosophy
STAFF: Weber, Dawes

200-level


CODE: PHIL 228
TITLE: Ethics
STAFF: Moore
CODE: PHIL 229 (also available as PHIL 329)
TITLE: Philosophy of religion
STAFF: Dawes
CODE: PHIL 235
TITLE: Environmental philosophy
STAFF: Maclaurin, Michaelian
CODE: PHIL 236 (also available as PHIL 336)
TITLE: Philosophy of language
STAFF: Miller
CODE: BITC 202
TITLE: Animal ethics
STAFF: Moore et al.

300-level


CODE: PHIL 312
TITLE: Advanced logic
STAFF: Weber
CODE: PHIL 329 (also available as PHIL 229)
TITLE: Philosophy of religion
STAFF: Dawes
CODE: PHIL 336 (also available as PHIL 236)
TITLE: Philosophy of language
STAFF: Miller
CODE: PHIL 338 (also available as PHIL 413)
TITLE: Ethical theory
STAFF: Moore
CODE: PHPE 301
TITLE: Research essay
STAFF: Ellis et al.

400-level


CODE: PHIL 413 (also available as PHIL 338)
TITLE: Ethical theory
STAFF: Moore
CODE: PHIL 491
TITLE: Dissertation (full year: 2018 S2 + 2019 S1)
NOTE: Restricted to BA (Hons), PGDipArts

500-level


CODE: HUMS 501
TITLE: Writing and revisions for graduate research
NOTE: Restricted to coursework MA
CODE: HUMS 502
TITLE: Research methods for the humanities
NOTE: Restricted to coursework MA