PHIL499-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024

Moral Psychology

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 12 May 2024


In this course, moral judgement and behaviour is studied by experimental methods. Topics will include methods and approaches, tolerances of political differences, reasoning about morality, character and reputation, morality in the economy, judging intentions, free will, evolution and cultural approaches, and moral diversity.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department.


Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 15:00 - 17:00 A9 Lecture Theatre
19 Feb - 31 Mar
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 Link 309 Lecture Theatre
19 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator

Andrew Vonasch

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,046.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Humanities .

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  • PHIL499-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024