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Research Topics in Ethics - PHIL706

This unit examines contemporary research in applied ethics or political philosophy. The topics chosen align with the research projects and expertise of members of the Philosophy Department. Examples of potential study topics include: the ethics of animal-human relationships; cinematic ethics; ethics of organ donation and procurement; nature of moral cognition; and justice and public health ethics. Students will develop an in-depth knowledge of the major debates relevant to the topic, and acquire the necessary research skills for pursuing their own research project.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

S2 External - Session 2, External (On-campus sessions: None)

Staff Contact(s): Professor Wendy Rogers

Admission to MRes Prerequisite Information


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Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Philosophy

Faculty of Arts

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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