This is philosophy

Australia, 1973

Film
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Presents a picture of what philosophy is about, by conveying an impression of the presentation of the subject to university undergraduate students. Designed to enable final year high school students to decide whether to read philosophy at university.

Credits

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Film Australia

director

Arch Nicholson

producer

Timothy Read

Language

English

Duration

00:26:57:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29448

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Australia - Curricula

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education, Higher

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Philosophy - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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