Undergraduate Module Descriptor

PHL2010B: Philosophy of Mind 2

This module descriptor refers to the 2011/2 academic year.


NQF Level
Credits 15 ECTS Value
Term(s) and duration
Academic staff

Dr Tom Roberts (Convenor)

Available via distance learning


This module will examine in some detail a specific topic in the philosophy of mind. The topic may change from year to year, but it will consist of either (1) a focused treatment of a classical issue in the philosophy of mind (see module 2010A), or (2) the discussion of different issues, such as, for example, the "embodied approach" to the study of the mind; pain and pleasure; emotion; perception; imagination; empathy and intersubjectivity; the relationship between life and mind; etc.

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