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Philosophy 1

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Course ID: 3301-L2FIL1-ANG
Erasmus code / ISCED: (unknown) / (unknown)
Course title: Philosophy 1
Name in Polish: Filozofia 1
Organizational unit: Institute of English Studies
Course groups:
ECTS credit allocation (and other scores): 3.00 Basic information on ECTS credits allocation principles:
  • the annual hourly workload of the student’s work required to achieve the expected learning outcomes for a given stage is 1500-1800h, corresponding to 60 ECTS;
  • the student’s weekly hourly workload is 45 h;
  • 1 ECTS point corresponds to 25-30 hours of student work needed to achieve the assumed learning outcomes;
  • weekly student workload necessary to achieve the assumed learning outcomes allows to obtain 1.5 ECTS;
  • work required to pass the course, which has been assigned 3 ECTS, constitutes 10% of the semester student load.
Language: English
Type of course:

obligatory courses

Mode:

Remote learning

Short description:

The lectures are intended for second-year students of the BA-level. They introduce students to major thinkers and ideas in Western philosophy in the chronological order, from ancient Greece until the 19th century.

Level of Enslish: B2+.

Full description:

The lectures are intended for second-year students of the BA-level. They introduce students to major thinkers and ideas in Western philosophy in the chronological order, from ancient Greece until the 19th century. Ancient philosophy covers, among others: Thales, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Presocratics, Sophists, Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Stoics, Sceptics, Epicureanism. Medieval philosophy: gnostics, St. Augustine, Ockham, Thomas Aquinas. Modern philosophy until the 19th century: Descartes, Pascal, Hobbes, Spinoza, Leibniz; the Enlightenment: Locke, Bacon, Hume, Rousseau, Kant; Hegel, Fichte, Schelling; Schoppenhauer, Mill, Feuerbach, Marx. The lectures enable students to have a better grasp of modern philosophy and other humanities.

Bibliography:

Podręczniki do historii filozofii:Copleston, Frederick. History of Philosophy.Garvey, James & Jeremy Stangroom. The Story of Philosophy.Reale, Giovanni. A History of Ancient Philosophy.Tatarkiewicz, Władysław. Historia filozofii.Warburton, Nigel. Philosophy: The Essential Study Guide.Fragmenty tekstów następujących filozofów:Platon, Arystoteles, Marek Aureliusz, św. Augustyn, św. Tomasz, Kartezjusz, Pascal, Kant, Hegel, Mill, Marx.

Learning outcomes:

1. Knowledge

K_W03 knows / explores the methodology of linguistic, cultural and literary studies in the Anglo-Saxon context

K_W08 knows / explores major contemporary directions in linguistic, cultural and literary studies in the Anglo-Saxon context

K_W16 knows / explores cultural symbols and their role in the shaping of culture, for example literaturę, popular culture, visual arts

2. Skills

K_U01 learns / develops terminology of linguistic, literary and cultural studies

K_U10 recognizes cultural symbols and cultural codes in interpersonal and cross-cultural interractions

3. Social skills

K_K01 understands the value of his/her knowledge, work, skills

K_K03 understands the ethical aspect of his/her academic and professional activity

K_K08 recognizes the communal value of his/her knowledge and skills

Assessment methods and assessment criteria:

A written test graded 2-5, based on the points scored.

Active participation.

PLEASE NOTE: The lectures will take place remotely and synchronically (in "real time") and followed by a discussion/Q&A).

PP presentations will be placed on a digital platform.

Classes in period "Winter semester 2021/22" (past)

Time span: 2021-10-01 - 2022-02-20
Choosen plan division:


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Type of class:
Lecture, 30 hours more information
Coordinators: (unknown)
Group instructors: Natalia Karczewska
Students list: (inaccessible to you)
Examination: Course - Grading
Lecture - Grading

Classes in period "Winter semester 2022/23" (in progress)

Time span: 2022-10-01 - 2023-01-29
Choosen plan division:


magnify
see course schedule
Type of class:
Lecture, 30 hours more information
Coordinators: Natalia Karczewska
Group instructors: Natalia Karczewska
Students list: (inaccessible to you)
Examination: Course - Grading
Lecture - Grading
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