Introduction to Philosophy

Overview

  • Adults (Part-time)

Details

This course is designed to give beginners an introduction to the main topics in philosophy. We will look at the ideas of philosophers through group discussion and reading some short texts, which will give us a flavour of how philosophical problems have been dealt with. We will also apply theories to real-world problems, which will help you to develop the skills of analysis and argument that you can use in in your everyday life.

Objectives

  • Read and comment on the arguments of philosophers
  • Apply philosophical theories to real life scenarios and problems
  • Develop critical thinking and analysis skills that can be applied to anything

Entry Requirements

No previous knowledge necessary.