Philosophy of Mind teacher conference

Philosophy of Mind teacher conference

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


10.00 Registration
10.30 Physicalism and dualism
11.30 Dualism: interaction and epiphenomenalism
12.30 Lunch
1.30 Behaviourism: Hempel (‘hard’) vs Ryle (‘soft’)
2.30 Refreshments
3.00 Functionalism
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