PHILO215

Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction

A study of the moral and political philosophy of thinkers such as Plato, Aristotle, Hume and Mill. This paper uses Plato's Republic to introduce students to central issues in Moral and Political Philosophy, including questions about virtue, happiness, justice, liberty, democracy, tyranny, feminism, art, censorship, and moral education.

A study of the moral and political philosophy of thinkers such as Plato, Aristotle, Hume and Mill. This paper uses Plato's Republic to introduce students to central issues in Moral and Political Philosophy, including questions about virtue, happiness, justice, liberty, democracy, tyranny, feminism, art, censorship, and moral education.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): PHIL215

PHILO215-20A (HAM) have been cancelled. Please contact the School or Faculty Office for more information.

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton
20B (HAM)B Semester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction (PHILO215)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue3:00 PM4:00 PML.G.05Jul 13 - Oct 18
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PML.G.04Jul 13 - Oct 18

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction (PHILO215)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
20B (HAM) $780 $0 $3145
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Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for PHILO215. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Ethics | History | Philosophy | Political Science

Other available years: Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction - PHILO215 (2019) , Moral and Political Philosophy: A Historical Introduction - PHILO215 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 13 December 2019 11:34am
Indicative fees current as of : 12 November 2019 11:10am

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