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Dr. Thawdar Myint (Philosophy)

Dr. Thawdar Myint

Lecturer / Head of Department

Department of Philosophy

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Curriculum

 

CURRICULUM FOR BA DEGREE

First Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Units Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
မ 1001 ျမန္မာစာ 3 2 2
Eng 1001 English 3 2 2
Phil 1101 Deductive Logic I 4 3 2
Phil 1102 Western Philosophy I 4 3 2
Elective I * 3 2 2
AM 1001 Aspects of Myanmar 3 2 2
Total 20 14 12

Total Credits 20 Total hours 26

Foundation Courses

  • မ 1001 ျမန္မာစာ
  • Eng 1001 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 1101 Deductive Logic I
  • Phil 1102 Western Philosophy I

*Elective Courses ( for Philosophy specialization)

  • AM 1001 Aspects of Myanmar
  • Hist 1001 Introduction to Myanmar Civilization I
  • Hist 1002 Renaissance Italy (14th Century to 15th Century)
  • Hist 1003 World History to 1500 I
  • Geog 1003 Geography of Southeast Asian Countries
  • OS 1003 Buddhist Culture
  • Psy 1001 Psychology of Adolescence
  • IR 1002 Introduction to International Relations I
  • မ 1005 ျမန္မာ့႐ိုးရာပုံျပင္(၁)
  • Anthro 1001 General Anthropology I
  • Math 1002 Mathematics I
  • LI 1001 Information Sources of Libraries (Part I)
  • LI 1002 Data Finding Methods (Part I)

Elective Courses (for other specializations)

  • Phil 1001 Logic in Practice I
  • Phil 1002 Ethical Values in Myanmar Society I
  • Phil 1005 Mathematical Logic I

* A student will have to take two electives (one elective and AM 1001) from among those offered.

First Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Units Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
မ ၁၀၀၂ ျမန္မာစာ 3 2 2
Eng 1002 English 3 2 2
Phil 1103 Deductive Logic II 4 3 2
Phil 1104 Western Philosophy II 4 3 2
Elective I * 3 2 2
AM 1002 Aspects of Myanmar 3 2 2
Total 20 14 12

Total Credits 20 Total hours 26

Foundation Courses

  • မ ၁၀၀၂ ျမန္မာစာ
  • Eng 1002 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 1103 Deductive Logic II
  • Phil 1104 Western Philosophy II

Elective Courses (for Philosophy specialization)

  • AM 1002 Aspects of Myanmar
  • Hist 1004 Introduction to Myanmar Civilization II
  • Hist 1005 Reformation Europe (1450-1650)
  • Hist 1006 World History to 1500 II
  • Geog 1004 Geography of Myanmar
  • OS 1008 History of Buddhism
  • Psy 1005 Understanding Human Interaction
  • IR 1004 Introduction to International Relations II
  • မ ၁၀၀၈ ျမန္မာ့႐ိုးရာပုံျပင္ (၂)
  • Anthro1004 General Anthropology II
  • Math 1004 Mathematics II
  • LI 1003 Information Sources of Libraries (Part II)
  • LI 1004 Data Finding Methods (Part II)

Elective Courses (for other specializations)

  • Phil 1003 Logic in Practice II
  • Phil 1004 Ethical Values in Myanmar Society II
  • Phil 1006 Mathematical Logic II

* A student will have to take two electives (one elective and AM 1002) from among those offered.

Second Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER I

 

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Module No. Name of Module Credit Units Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 2001 English 3 2 2
Phil 2101 Eastern Philosophy I 4 3 2
Phil 2102 Inductive Logic I 4 3 2
Phil 2103 Contemporary Western Philosophy I 4 3 2
Elective I * 3 2 2
Elective II * 3 2 2
Total 21 15 12

Total Credits 21 Total hours 27

Foundation Course

  • Eng 2001 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 2101 Eastern Philosophy I
  • Phil 2102 Inductive Logic I
  • Phil 2103 Contemporary Western Philosophy I

Elective Courses (for Philosophy specialization)

  • Hist 2001 History of Science and Technology I
  • Hist 2002 World History 1900 to Present I
  • Geog 2005 Political Geography I
  • OS 2002 Buddha Dassana
  • Psy 2001 Language and Thought
  • Eng 2003 Developing Communicative Skills I
  • မ ၂၀၀၄ ျမန္မာအမ်ဳိးသမီးစာဆုိမ်ားႏွင့္ ၄င္းတုို႔၏ စာမ်ား(၁)
  • Math 2002 Mathematics I
  • LI 2001 Effective Use of Information Centre
  • LI 2002 Libraries in Myanmar Society
  • Phil 2104 The Cultural and Ethical Aspects of Environmental Conservation I
  • Phil 2105 Philosophical Foundations of Jurisprudance I

Elective Courses (for other specializations)

  • Phil 2001 History of Western Intellectual Development I
  • Phil 2002 Ethics of Environmental Conservation I
  • Phil 2003 Aesthetics I
  • Phil 2004 Philosophy of Law I

Elective Courses (for Foreign Languages Students)

  • Phil 2010 The Principles of Logical Reasoning and The Philosophies of the East
  • Phil 2011 The Principles of Logical Reasoning and The Philosophies of the West
  • Phil 2012 Philosophy (အေျခခံယုတၱိေဗဒႏွင့္ ျမန္မာ့အေတြးအေခၚ)

* A student will have to take two electives.

Second Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 2002 English 3 2 2
Phil 2106 Eastern Philosophy II 4 3 2
Phil 2107 Inductive Logic II 4 3 2
Phil 2108 Contemporary Western Philosophy II 4 3 2
Elective I * 3 2 2
Elective II * 3 2 2
Total 21 15 12

Total Credits 21 Total hours 27

Foundation Course

  • Eng 2002 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 2106 Eastern Philosophy II
  • Phil 2107 Inductive Logic II
  • Phil 2108 Contemporary Western Philosophy II

Elective Courses (for Philosophy Specialization)

  • Hist 2004 History of Science and Technology II
  • Hist 2005 World History 1900 to Present II
  • Geog 2006 Political Geography II
  • OS 2009 Buddha Dassana
  • Psy 2004 Stress and Stress Management
  • Eng 2004 Developing Communicative Skills II
  • မ ၂၀၀၈ ျမန္မာအမ်ဳိးသမီးစာဆုိမ်ားႏွင့္ ၄င္းတုို႔၏ စာမ်ား(၂)
  • Math 2005 Mathematics II
  • LI 2003 Effective Use of Information Centre
  • LI 2004 Libraries in Myanmar Society
  • Phil 2109 The Cultural and Ethical Aspects of Environmental Conservation II
  • Phil 2110 Philosophical Foundations of Jurisprudance II

Elective Courses (for other specializations)

  • Phil 2006 History of Western Intellectual Development II
  • Phil 2007 Ethics of Environmental Conservation II
  • Phil 2008 Aesthetics II
  • Phil 2009 Philosophy of Law II

* A student will have to take two electives.

Third Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 3001 English 3 2 2
Phil 3101 Aesthetics I 4 3 2
Phil 3102 Advanced Logic I 4 3 2
Phil 3103 Philosophy of History I 4 3 2
Phil 3104 Myanmar Culture andMyanmar Ways of Thinking I 4 3 2
Elective * 3 2 2
Total 22 16 12

Total Credits 22 Total hours 28

Foundation Course

  • Eng 3001 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 3101 Aesthetics I
  • Phil 3102 Advanced Logic I
  • Phil 3103 Philosophy of History I
  • Phil 3104 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking I

Elective Courses

  • Phil 3105 A Study of Philosophical Texts I
  • Phil 3106 Ethics I -Theoretical Ethics

Elective Course for Myanmar Studies Specializations

  • MS 3103 Buddhist Culture and Myanmar Traditional Thought

Note: Excerpts from Phil 3104 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking I for the partial fulfillment of Local Needs.

* A student will have to take one elective.

Third Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 3002 English 3 2 2
Phil 3107 Aesthetics II 4 3 2
Phil 3108 Advanced Logic II 4 3 2
Phil 3109 Philosophy of History II 4 3 2
Phil 3110 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking II 4 3 2
Elective * 3 2 2
Total 22 16 12

Total Credits 22 Total hours 28

Foundation Course

  • Eng 3002 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 3107 Aesthetics II
  • Phil 3108 Advanced Logic II
  • Phil 3109 Philosophy of History II
  • Phil 3110 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking II

Elective Courses

  • Phil 3111 A Study of Philosophical Texts II
  • Phil 3112 Ethics II- Applied Ethics

Note: Excerpts from Phil 3110 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking II for the partial fulfillment of Local Needs.

* A student will have to take one elective.

Fourth Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 4001 English 3 2 2
Phil 4101 Philosophy of Religion I 4 3 2
Phil 4102 Problems of Philosophy I 4 3 2
Phil 4103 Philosophy of Science I 4 3 2
Phil 4104 Research Methodology in Philosophy I 4 3 2
Elective * 3 2 2

Total

22 16 12

Total Credits 22 Total hours 28

Foundation Course

  • Eng 4001 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 4101 Philosophy of Religion I
  • Phil 4102 Problems of Philosophy I
  • Phil 4103 Philosophy of Science I
  • Phil 4104 Research Methodology in Philosophy I

Elective Courses

  • Phil 4105 Contemporary Eastern Philosophy I
  • Phil 4106 The Historical Development of Political Thought I

Elective Course for Myanmar Studies Specializations

  • MS 4104 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking

* A student will have to take one elective.

Fourth Year BA (Philosophy) SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Eng 4002 English 3 2 2
Phil 4107 Philosophy of Religion II 4 3 2
Phil 4108 Problems of Philosophy II 4 3 2
Phil 4109 Philosophy of Science II 4 3 2
Phil 4110 Research Methodology in Philosophy II 4 3 2
Elective * 3 2 2

Total

22 16 12

Total Credits 22 Total hours 28

Foundation Course

  • Eng 4002 English

Core Courses

  • Phil 4107 Philosophy of Religion II
  • Phil 4108 Problems of Philosophy II
  • Phil 4109 Philosophy of Science II
  • Phil 4110 Research Methodology in Philosophy II

Elective Courses

  • Phil 4111 Contemporary Eastern Philosophy II
  • Phil 4112 The Historical Development of Political Thought II

* A student will have to take one elective.

*ေက်ာင္းသား၊ေက်ာင္းသူမ်ားသည္Term paper/Project paperမ်ားကုိမျဖစ္မေနတင္သြင္းပါမည္

CURRICULUM FOR BA (HONOURS) DEGREE & MA QUALIFYING

THIRD YEAR BA (HONOURS) & MA QUALIFYING SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Phil 5201 Issues in Indian Philosophy 4 3 2
Phil 5202 Issues in Western Philosophy I 4 3 2
Phil 5203 Philosophy of Education I 4 3 2
Phil 5204 Topics in Buddhism I 4 3 2
Phil 5205 Ethics of Virtue I (Plato) 4 3 2
Phil 5206 Selected Philosophical Writings I 4 3 2
Total 24 18 12

Total Credits 24 Total hours 30

Core Courses

  • Phil 5201 Issues in Indian Philosophy
  • Phil 5202 Issues in Western Philosophy I
  • Phil 5203 Philosophy of Education I
  • Phil 5204 Topics in Buddhism I
  • Phil 5205 Ethics of Virtue I (Plato)
  • Phil 5206 Selected Philosophical Writings I

THIRD YEAR BA (HONOURS) & MA QUALIFYING SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Points Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Phil 5207 Issues in Chinese Philosophy 4 3 2
Phil 5208 Issues in Western Philosophy II 4 3 2
Phil 5209 Philosophy of Education II 4 3 2
Phil 5210 Topics in Buddhism II 4 3 2
Phil 5211 Ethics of Virtue II (Aristotle) 4 3 2
Phil 5212 Selected Philosophical Writings II 4 3 2
Total 24 18 12

Total Credits 24 Total hours 30

Core Courses

  • Phil 5207 Issues in Chinese Philosophy
  • Phil 5208 Issues in Western Philosophy II
  • Phil 5209 Philosophy of Education II
  • Phil 5210 Topics in Buddhism II
  • Phil 5211 Ethics of Virtue II (Aristotle)
  • Phil 5212 Selected Philosophical Writings II

*တတိယႏွစ္ဂုဏ္ထူးတန္း ေက်ာင္းသား၊ ေက်ာင္းသူမ်ားသည္ Term paper/ Project paper မ်ားကုိ မျဖစ္မေန တင္သြင္းရပါမည္။

CURRICULUM FOR MA DEGREE

FIRST YEAR MA SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Unit Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Phil -611 Formal Logic and Research Methodology 4 4 2
Phil -612 Social Philosophy 4 4 2
Phil -613 Aesthetics 4 4 2
Phil -614 Ethics 4 4 2
Total 16 16 8

Total Credits 16 Total hours 24

FIRST YEAR MA SEMESTER II

Module No. Name of Module Credit Unit Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Phil -621 Informal Logic 4 4 2
Phil -622 Existentialism and Phenomenology 4 4 2
Phil -623 Philosophy of Science 4 4 2
Phil -624 Philosophy of Historical Studies 4 4 2
Total 16 16 8

Total Credits 16 Total hours 24

SECOND YEAR MA SEMESTER I

Module No. Name of Module Credit Unit Hours Per Week
Lecture Tutorial
Phil -631 Philosophy of Culture 4 4 2
Phil -632 Special Topics in Eastern Philosophy 4 4 2
Phil -633 Myanmar Philosophical Thought 4 4 2
Phil -634 Western Philosophy and Post Modern Thought 4 4 2
Total 16 16 8

Total Credits 16 Total hours 24

SECOND YEAR MA SEMESTER II

Name of Module

Credit Unit

Seminar

8

Thesis/Viva

8

Total

16

Can be total marks Change to Grade point

No Marks Grade Point Remark
1 Above 75 5 Pass
2 65 to 74 4 Pass
3 50 to 64 3 Fail
4 35 to 49 2 Fail
5 under 34 1 Fail

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