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300112 SE Current topics in philosophy, theology and biology (2020S)

Interdisciplinary discussions of current topics in Philosophy, Theology and Biology

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 30 participants
Language: German



Vorbesprechung am 12.03.2020, 18:30 Uhr im HS 2, UZA 1, Althanstrasse.

Vorlesungestermine sind Donnerstags von 18:30-20:30
In der Einführung werden die genauen Termine der LV bekanntgegeben !
Das verpflichetende Seminarwochenende in Stift Zwettl findet statt von 15.05. - 17.05.2020
Weiterführende Informationen finden Sie auf https://ptb.univie.ac.at/


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course aims to bring together academics and students in the field of philosophy, theology and biology. In the last two academic years the focus was on Ethics in Science and Society, What is human being?, Gentechnology and Ethics and Neurobiology, Consciousness, Freedom of Will.

Assessment and permitted materials

active discussion of the presented concepts after the lectures and in Zwettl, final discussion and written essay

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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