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Semester 1

Mind, Matter and Language (PHIL08014)

Course Website

https://www.ed.ac.uk/ppls/philosophy/current/undergraduate/handbooks

Subject

Philosophy

College

CAHSS

Credits

20

Normal Year Taken

2

Delivery Session Year

2022/2023

Pre-requisites

Visiting students should have passed at least 1 introductory level Philosophy course at grade B or above for entry to this course. We will only consider University/College level courses. Spaces in Philosophy courses are limited in 2022/23, so enrolment cannot be guaranteed for any visiting students.

Course Summary

The aim of this course is to introduce students to some of the problems and concepts in philosophy of mind and philosophy of language that are central to philosophy. By examining in detail some of the key arguments and texts in philosophy of mind and language it will develop students' ability to understand and be critical of philosophical argument.

Course Description

Assessment Information

Written Exam 0%, Coursework 100%, Practical Exam 0%

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