Philosophy, Current Affairs & Health Reports

Philosophy sessions:

Friday, March 20

Continuing with the study of Introduction to Western Philosophy which we began in Term 4 2019, the next session will cover:

Unit 8 – The Meaning of Life – Some answers to questions about meaning and purpose; religious and atheistic existentialism. The material is available as a download below or copies will be avilable at the session

Current Affairs sessions:

Friday, March 13

  • 1. Corona virus—-New developments.
  • 2. Women’s safety. Cultural changes needed to improve public spaces.
  • 3. Widespread Coral Bleaching hits Great Barrier Reef.
  • 4. Russia, Turkey talks on Syrian ,Turkey border.Idlib area.

Health Reports sessions:

Monday, March 23

  • Brain changing drugs in Aged care (psychotropic drugs)
  • Opioids and chronic pain. Use and abuse. Do they do more harm than good? Codeine, oxycodone etc
  • Religious freedom and women’s health. Contraception and Abortion under the proposed religious freedom law

Classes held in the Boardroom at the Football Club. Class Times:

  • Philosophy: 1st & 3rd Fridays, 10:00 – 11:30am
  • Current Affairs: 2nd & 4th Fridays, 10:00 – 11:30am
  • Health Reports: 2nd & 4th Mondays at 11:00am.