Undergraduate Module Descriptor
This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.
After an initial introductory overview the module will proceed to consider the following basic philosophical topics: Causation, Identity, Emergence, Supervenience, Personal Identity, Time, Material and abstract Objects, Properties.
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||16.5||Eleven 90 minute lecture/discussions.|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity||10||Weekly 1 hour tutorial|
|Guided Independent Study||33||Assigned readings associated with each lecture|
|Guided Independent Study||10||Preparation for class discussion|
|Guided Independent Study||35||Preparation of Assigned Essay|
|Guided Independent Study||50||Exam Revision and Private Study|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).
Lectures and Powerpoints will be available on ELE