Undergraduate Module Descriptor
PHL3080: Philosophical Frontiers
This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 academic year.
The syllabus is focused around a single monograph, which will vary from year to year and is chosen by the module convenor. Each week will involve reading a single chapter, with the occasional supplementary reading where appropriate.
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||22||Weekly 2-hour lectures/seminars or 1 hour lecture + 1 hour seminar.|
|Guided Independent Study||50||Weekly assigned readings|
|Guided Independent Study||30||Preparation for class discussion|
|Guided Independent Study||48||Preparation for essay|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).