Philosophy Teachers' Conference
Book your place on to the Philosophy Teachers' Conference where you will discover the latest research, take part in interactive sessions and get the latest admissions information to help your students go onto university study at the Philosophy Teachers’ Conference.
During the conference, you’ll:
- hear from leading academics in the School of History, Art History and Philosophy on their research
- network with other teachers
- attend specialist sessions in your subject area.
This free conference also includes lunch. Full programme below.
10.00 REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS
10.15 WELCOME – Dr Tanja Staehler, Head of Department of Philosophy, School of History, Art History and Philosophy
10.30 HALLUCINATION AND PERCEPTION – Prof Michael Morris
11.20 REFRESHMENT BREAK
11.35 ARISTOTLE’S ‘ERGON’ ARGUMENT– Dr Mahon O'Brien
12.25 LUNCH WITH COLLEAGUES AND FACULTY
13.15 ON RELIGIOUS LANGUAGE – Dr Paul Davies
14.05 UNIVERSITY ADMISSIONS PROCESS: AN INSIDER VIEW - Rob Evans, Head of Admissions Office
14.35 REFRESHMENT BREAK
14.45 A DISCUSSION ON TEACHING THE PHILOSOPHY CURRICULUM – Dr Gordon Finlayson
Book your place and encourage your colleagues to book their places too.
This programme may be subject to change.