Philosophy

Reading Philosophy

Module code: V7063
Level 4
15 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Seminar
Assessment modes: Unseen examination, Coursework

The aim of this module is to spend time reading a small number of philosophical texts very closely. Different tutors may choose different texts.

You are taught to develop the kind of attentiveness to detail which is important philosophically.

Module learning outcomes

  • Read an extended piece of philosophy.
  • Identify key philosophical concepts within an extended text.
  • Analyse arguments within an extended text.
  • Think about an issue in some depth.