Undergraduate Module Descriptor
PHL2015: Body and Mind
This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 academic year.
Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover some or all of the following topics:
- phenomenology and embodiment;
- cognitive science and embodiment;
- perception and embodiment;
- the limits of embodiment;
- disruptions of embodiment;
- gender and embodiment;
- memory and embodiment;
- sociality and embodiment;
- aesthetics and embodiment.
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||11 x 1.5-hour lecture/discussions.|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity||11||11 x weekly1 hour seminars|
|Guided Independent Study||62.5||Assigned readings for each lecture, preparation for class discussion|
|Guided Independent Study||60||Private study, preparation for essay|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).