PHI2012F - Philosophy Of Psychology And Mind

24 credits at NQF level 6

Entry Requirements:

At least second year status.

Course Outline:

The question of the nature of the mind and its relation to the body (e.g. the brain) is discussed at length, with attention given to dualism, behaviourism, physicalism and functionalism. Other topics which may be dealt with are the nature of action, free will and determinism and the problem of personal identity.