PHIL545

Aesthetics

This paper will cover a range of topics in contemporary aesthetics. The class will choose the topics. Possibilities include but are not limited to the expression of emotion in music; the arousal of emotion by music, literature and film; the aesthetic appreciation of nature; is there a single right interpretation of a work of art?; is there a plausible evolutionary explanation of our tendency to create and enjoy art?; what is a work of art, anyway?

This paper will cover a range of topics in contemporary aesthetics. The class will choose the topics. Possibilities include but are not limited to the expression of emotion in music; the arousal of emotion by music, literature and film; the aesthetic appreciation of nature; is there a single right interpretation of a work of art?; is there a plausible evolutionary explanation of our tendency to create and enjoy art?; what is a work of art, anyway?

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 1:0

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
18B (HAM)B Semester : Jul 09 - Nov 04, 2018 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Aesthetics (PHIL545)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Thu9:00 AM11:00 AMJ.2.18Jul 9 - Oct 14

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Aesthetics (PHIL545)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
18B (HAM) $949 $0 $3583
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2017 paper outlines are available for PHIL545. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2018 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Philosophy

Other available years: Aesthetics - PHIL545 (2017)

Paper details current as of : 20 November 2017 4:56pm
Indicative fees current as of : 23 November 2017 4:30am

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