Course Content

Epistemology

Epistemology means theory of knowledge. The epistemology module covers what the definition of knowledge is, what we can know, and how we acquire knowledge and concepts. It also covers the idea of scepticism.

Moral Philosophy

Moral philosophy is often referred to as ethics. It’s about right and wrong, good and bad. This module covers ethical theories, applications of these theories, and the meaning of moral language.

Metaphysics of God

This module covers the concept of God as typically conceived by the three main monotheistic religions. It covers whether such a concept is possible as well as arguments for and against the existence of God.

Metaphysics of Mind

Philosophy of mind looks at what minds and mental states actually are. This module covers various theories which say the mind is a physical thing and others which argue it is non-physical.

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