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PH257 - Biopolitics

  • Module code: PH257
  • Module name: Biopolitics
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Credit: 15, 20, 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Timetabled teaching activities

In this module students must attend 2 hours of lectures and 1 hour of seminars per week.

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: PH257-15)
A (Assessed work only) Literature Review (1500 words) 15%
  Research Essay (2500 words) 85%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%
20 CATS (Module code: PH257-20)
A (Assessed work only) 5000 word essay 100%
30 CATS (Module code: PH257-30)
A (Assessed work only) 7500 word essay 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy (GV17) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy with Specialism in Logic and Foundations (GV19) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy with Specialism in Logic and Foundations (GV19) - Year 4
Optional
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy with Specialism in Logic and Foundations (GV19) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy (V700) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy (V700) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy (wiith Intercalated year) (V701) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MS) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy with Classical Civilisation (V7Q8) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy with Classical Civilisation (V7Q8) - Year 3
  • BA in Philosophy with Psychology (VL78) - Year 2
  • BA in Philosophy with Psychology (VL78) - Year 3
  • BA in Philosophy with Psychology (with Intercalated year) (VL79) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy and Literature (VQ72) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy and Literature (VQ72) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy and Literature with Intercalated Year (VQ73) - Year 4