PHIL219 - Fundamentals of Logic
Prerequisites 10 cp from 100-level unit in Philosophy
Teaching Organisation This unit involves 150 hours of focused learning, or the equivalent of 10 hours per week for 15 weeks. The total includes formally structured learning activities such as lectures, tutorials, online learning, video-conferencing, or supervision. The remaining hours typically involve reading, research, and the preparation of tasks for assessment.
This unit covers elementary theory (excluding meta-theory) and skills of contemporary symbolic logic up to basic quantificational logic, including, if time permits, identity and other relations. Particular attention is given to applications to natural language reasoning.