Mar 10, 2019

Queensland Philosothon

  • Crimson Education
  • QLD, Australia
Competition

Description

The Philosothon is a program designed to develop the ability of students to critically analyse ideas and concepts, improve skills in argumentation and to collaboratively explore philosophical issues.

The Philosothon has developed a very significant profile over the last few years both nationally and internationally. This is your school’s chance to be involved in a major event directly linked to improving educational outcomes.

For more information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

N/A

Competitiveness

3/5

12 students selected from each participating school (4 for each of 3 divisions)

Participation Cost

1/5

$22 registration fee

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

4/5

Extensive knowledge of philosophical topics required to be selected and perform well

Time Commitment

3/5

Requires training and study of philosophical topics

Application Deadline

Varies according to school