Universität Wien FIND

180003 EV-L STEOP: Practical Philosophy (2014S)

8.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie

This lecture course is an introduction to theoretical philosophy focusing on ten central problems: proofs for the existence of God, causality, the definition of knowledge, epistemological scepticism, personal identity, other minds, rule-following, personal names, tradition and critique in science, realism and instrumentalism in science.

Details

Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 04.03. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 11.03. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 18.03. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 25.03. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 01.04. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 08.04. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 29.04. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 06.05. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 13.05. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 20.05. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 03.06. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 17.06. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Tuesday 24.06. 09:45 - 11:45 Hörsaal 3 2A211 2.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum
Monday 30.06. 13:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal. 2H NIG 2.Stock

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Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture course is an introduction to theoretical philosophy focusing on ten central problems: proofs for the existence of God, causality, the definition of knowledge, epistemological scepticism, personal identity, other minds, rule-following, personal names, tradition and critique in science, realism and instrumentalism in science.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Aims are an understanding of the listed problems; the ability to reflect critically on suggested solutions; the ability to read and discuss philosophical texts.

Examination topics

Lectures, discussions

Reading list

A reader will be available at the beginning of October.

Association in the course directory

BA (neu) M 1.1 (StEOP Modul 1.1)

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