Master of Arts

Philosophy

For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a relevant discipline.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 24 credit points from the following units:
24 cps
PHIL503 Epistemology: The Enlightenment and Beyond 6  
PHIL504 Philosophy of Science 6  
PHIL506 European Philosophy I: The 19th Century 6  
PHIL507 European Philosophy II: The 20th and 21st Centuries 6  
PHIL508 Friendship, Love and Sex 6  
PHIL530 Elementary Logic 6  
PHIL542 Ethical Theory 6  
PHIL543 Aesthetics 6  
PHIL563 Persons and Individuals 6  
PHIL566 The Ethics of Environmentalism 6  
PHIL575 Social Philosophy: Issues in Applied Ethics 6  
PHIL585 Reason and Choice: Individual, Social, Political 6  
RELS595 God in their Sights: The Arguments of New Atheism 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 12 credit points at 500-level:
0-12 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

Course Plans for each Commencing Trimester

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