Undergraduate Module Descriptor
PHL3091: Philosophical Anthropology
This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.
Each Seminar Meeting will focus on an assigned reading and will consist of lecture followed by group discussion. Readings will consist of articles or chapters on or by Heidegger, Plessner, Gehlen, Merleau-Ponty, Moss, Donald, Tomasello, McGilchrist, Hrdy, and De Waal.
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity||44||Weekly two-hour lecture/seminars will consist of a lecture introducing key theories and issues and seminar discussion|
|Meetings with Tutor||2||One-to-one meetings to discuss essay topics and progress|
|Guided Independent Study||77||Reading and Preparation for Seminars|
|Guided Independent Study||30||Preparation of Seminar Presentation|
|Guided Independent Study||147||Researching and Writing Essay|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).