Credit points


Minor available at

  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Strathfield

Completion requirements

A Minor consists of 40 cp in prescribed units in one discipline or approved interdisciplinary area, normally including at least 10 cp at 100-level and at least 20 cp at 200/300-level.

Part A : 100-level units

Complete 10 to 20 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
PHIL100Philosophy: the Big Questions10Introductory Units
PHIL102Theories of Human Nature10Introductory Units
PHIL104Introduction to Ethics10Introductory Units
PHIL107Philosophy of World Religions10Introductory Units

Part B : 200/300-level units

Complete 20 to 30 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
PHIL200Contemporary Moral Problems10Ethics and Society
PHIL201Issues in Bioethics10Ethics and Society
PHIL202Justice, Authority and Human Rights10Ethics and Society
PHIL320Ethics, Justice and the Good Society10Ethics and Society
PHIL204Knowledge, Rationality and Scepticism10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL205Mind, Body and Consciousness10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL206Problems in Metaphysics10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL208God, Religion and Evil10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL209Philosophy Film and the Arts10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL210Language, Meaning and Truth10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL219Basic Symbolic Logic10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL322Metaphysics and Epistemology Seminar10Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL213Postmodern European Philosophy10History of Philosophy
PHIL214Medieval Philosophy10History of Philosophy
PHIL215Early Modern Philosophy10History of Philosophy
PHIL224Ancient Greek Philosophy10History of Philosophy
PHIL321History of Philosophy Seminar10History of Philosophy
PHIL220Special Study in Philosophy10Other

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