Faculty of Arts
Culture, Nature and Ancient Philosophy
An investigation with reference to cultural context of important questions and ways of thinking about human life and the natural world discussed by Greek and Roman philosophers. Thinkers studied may include the Presocratics, Sophists, Socrates and Plato, Aristotle, the Hellenistic schools and later Sceptics and Platonists.
Not taught in 2012
Coordinator(s) Dr Dougal Blyth
Coursework + exam
CLASSICS 260: 15.0 points
15 points at Stage I in Classical Studies, or GREEK 101, or ANCHIST 102 and 15 points at Stage I in Philosophy, or 30 points at Stage I in Philosophy, or EUROPEAN 100 and ANCHIST 102