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PHILOSOPHY OF MIND

Subject: PHIL
Catalog Number: 470
Registration Number: 9124
Description: Examination of issues arising when we thinkphilosophically about the mind, with considerationof advances in neurosciene, cognitive science, andartificial intelligence. Questions include: whatis (the concept of a mind) , what counts as athinking being , what is consciousness , could arobot or computer ever be considered a person Topics include dualism, materialism, the nature ofconsciousness, the nature of thought, and others.Prerequisite: One previous course in philosophy orconsent of instructor.Offered fall of odd-numbered years.4 credits (UQ)
Location: DAYH 219
Times: 03:15PM- 04:30PM  MW
06:00PM- 07:00PM  T
Instructor: Jesus Ilundain
Is consent of Instructor Required? No
Course Type: LEC
Students Registered: 16
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