P311 - Introduction to Philosophy

This course is a survey of the field of philosophy: its vocabulary, aims, purposes; the great systems of speculative thought and the leading thinkers. Students will be introduced to historic and contemporary philosophers, and examine their influence on science, the arts and Western thought and ideals. In this online learning format, students are exposed to an enriching online environment, with an opportunity to learn through a variety of mediums: video lectures, interactive quizzes, literature and forums where classmates interact and discuss topics related to the course. By the end of the course the student will have developed a deeper understanding of contemporary issues in Western culture from a Biblical perspective. This class is 8 weeks long.

Lecturer: Dr. Brian Morley

Objectives:

  1. Cognitive
  2. Attitudes
  3. Skills

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