Skip Navigation LinksUndergraduate Undergraduate



The lecturers welcome student participation during lectures. For descriptions of the various modules, please consult the Faculty of Humanities Yearbook 2017.

Prof Rafael Winkler is the Coordinator for Undergraduate Studies for the Department of Philosophy. For queries regarding undergraduate studies in philosophy, please contact Prof Winkler at

Philosophy 1A (FIL1A11/PHL 1AA1): Introduction to Philosophy 1 (Lecturer 2017: Prof Catherine Botha)

Philosophy 1B (FIL1B21/PHL 1BB1): Introduction to Philosophy 2 (Lecturer 2017: Prof. H.P.P. Lotter)


Philosophy 2A (FIL2A11/PHL2AA2)

African Philosophy (Lecturer 2017: Mr. Chad Harris)

Value Theory (Lecturer 2017: Prof. Rafael Winkler)

Philosophy 2B (FIL2B21/PHL 2BB2)

History of Modern Philosophy (Lecturer 2017: Mr. Chad Harris)

Metaphysics and Epistemology (Lecturers 2017: Prof. Veli Mitova and Ms. Zinhle Mncube)


Philosophy 3A (FIL3A11/PHL 3AA3)

Nineteenth Century Philosophy (Lecturer 2017: Prof. Rafael Winkler)

Twentieth Century Philosophy (Lecturer 2017: Dr. Ben Smart)

Philosophy 3B (FIL3B21/PHL 3BB3)

Philosophy of Mind and Language (Lecturer 2017: Prof. V. Mitova)

Philosophy of Science (Lecturer 2017: Prof. H.P.P. Lotter)


Complementary Studies Ethics CPS 3A01 (Lecturer 2017: Mr. Asheel Singh)

Complementary Studies Aesthetics CPS 3A02 (Lecturer 2017: Mr. Asheel Singh)