PHILO588

Foundations of Philosophical Research

In this paper we engage in focused analysis of a range of philosophical topics relevant to the research goals of students. The paper enhances students' knowledge of long standing and contemporary debates in philosophy. Students cultivate their research skills through seminar development and presentation, and gain a grounding in philosophical research techniques. Students enrolled in this paper are expected to attend and participate in the Philosophy Staff/Student seminar series.

In this paper we engage in focused analysis of a range of philosophical topics relevant to the research goals of students. The paper enhances students' knowledge of long standing and contemporary debates in philosophy. Students cultivate their research skills through seminar development and presentation, and gain a grounding in philosophical research techniques. Students enrolled in this paper are expected to attend and participate in the Philosophy Staff/Student seminar series.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Prerequisite(s): B+ average over 300-level Philosophy papers or approval from the Philosophy Programme's Graduate Advisor.
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): PHIL588

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Foundations of Philosophical Research (PHILO588)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue9:00 AM11:00 AMMSB.1.13Mar 1 - Jun 6

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for PHILO588 for more details


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for PHILO588. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Philosophy

Other available years: Foundations of Philosophical Research - PHILO588 (2020) , Foundations of Philosophical Research - PHILO588 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 23 October 2020 11:20am
Indicative fees current as of : 16 October 2020 12:49pm

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