Undergraduate Module Descriptor
PHL2075: Philosophical Readings 6
This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 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:
- What is Comparative Philosophy? Who is Tetsuro Watsuji?
- Phenomenology as Comparative Philosophy
- Part 1: Introductory Essays
- Part 2: The Fundamental Structure of Human Existence
- Part 2: The Fundamental Structure of Human Existence; Part 3: The Spatio-Temporal Structure of a Human Being
- Part 3: The Spatio-Temporal Structure of a Human Being
- Application 1: Watsuji and Environmental Ethics
- Application 2: Watsuji and Care Ethics
- Application 3: Watsuji and Psychopathology
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||23||11 x 2 hour seminars, One 1 hour revision session|
|Guided Independent study||44||Weekly readings|
|Guided Independent study||5||Preparation of Seminar Report|
|Guided Independent study||36||Research and write essay|
|Guided Independent study||42||Examination revision|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).