Philosophy of Mind

Philosophy of Mind

This INSET aims to deepen philosophical understanding of a range of topics in Philosophy of Mind. The topics covered are appropriate to both the 2014 and the 2017 specifications. The focus is on philosophical content, but the last session will be on marking and there will be opportunities to discuss practical issues concerning how to teach the material.


10.00 Registration
10.30 Type identity theory
11.30 The Zombie argument
12.30 Lunch
1.30 Eliminative materialism: Patricia Churchland’s Brainwise
2.30 Refreshments
3.00 Marking: sample exam questions and answers
4.00 Finish

£195 + VAT (including lunch and all refreshments) or £175 +VAT for bookings confirmed 6 weeks in advance of the event.

The conference is at Heythrop College, 23 Kensington Square, London W8 5HN, which is a short walk from High Street Kensington tube station on the Circle Line.

To book places for a conference please complete the online booking form or contact ALP:

T: 0845 618 7344