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180120 VO History of Philosophy 3 (2018S)

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3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie

Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 06.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 13.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 20.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 10.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 17.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 24.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 08.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 15.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 29.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 05.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 12.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 19.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 26.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Lecture series with optional Q&As via moodle.

This lecture series provides an introductory survey of typical philosophical topics which evolved from the tension between experimental evidence and religious beliefs. The role of female philosophers for this period will be discussed. The lectures begin with René Descartes and end with the philosophy of Henri Bergson.

Aim: To provide a survey of modern philosophy and discuss the contemporary interest in these historical matters.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written final exam (90 minutes).

If you need to make use of a German dictionary, you will have to hand in the dictionary before the exam for a general check.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The written exam consists of ten questions, each complete and correct answer is awarded 10 points.

Grading scale:
60 points and less: fail;
61-70 points: sufficient;
71-80 points: satisfactory;
81-90 points: good;
91-100 points: very good.

Examination topics

To pass the final exam one needs to have understood the material presented in class.

Reading list

All texts for this course will be made accessible via moodle.

Association in the course directory

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