Philosophy - Introduction to Modern Philosophy

University College Dublin


Course Name Philosophy - Introduction to Modern Philosophy
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code PHIL10030
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Spring
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
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Duration Spring Trimester - January to May
Delivery Mode - Face to Face

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures 24
Tutorial 8
Autonomous Student Learning 93
Total 125

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures; stated availability for discussion immediately before and after lectures and during office hours; weekly tutorials. Aims are to provide both a sympathetic understanding and critical attitude to the philosophical topics considered.
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
PHIL1007E - Phil from Descartes to Roussea
Course Content

Expand+PHIL10030 Introduction to Modern Philosophy
Academic Year 2022/2023

Can I be certain that there is a world outside me, or am I confined to my own mind alone? What can I know reliably about the world, if there is one? And if it exists knowable, ho...

Number of Credits 5
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