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에든버러대학교의 Introduction to Philosophy 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

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7,844개의 평가
1,840개의 리뷰

강좌 소개

This course will introduce you to some of the main areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each module a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise. We’ll begin by trying to understand what philosophy is – what are its characteristic aims and methods, and how does it differ from other subjects? Then we’ll spend the rest of the course gaining an introductory overview of several different areas of philosophy. Topics you’ll learn about will include: Epistemology, where we’ll consider what our knowledge of the world and ourselves consists in, and how we come to have it; Philosophy of science, where we’ll investigate foundational conceptual issues in scientific research and practice; Philosophy of Mind, where we’ll ask questions about what it means for something to have a mind, and how minds should be understood and explained; Political Philosophy, where we'll investigate whether we have an obligation to obey the law; Moral Philosophy, where we’ll attempt to understand the nature of our moral judgements and reactions – whether they aim at some objective moral truth, or are mere personal or cultural preferences, and; Metaphysics, where we’ll think through some fundamental conceptual questions about free will and the nature of reality. The development of this MOOC has been led by the University of Edinburgh's Eidyn research centre. To accompany 'Introduction to Philosophy', we are pleased to announce a tie-in book from Routledge entitled 'Philosophy for Everyone'. This course companion to the 'Introduction to Philosophy' course was written by the Edinburgh Philosophy team expressly with the needs of MOOC students in mind. 'Philosophy for Everyone' contains clear and user-friendly chapters, chapter summaries, glossary, study questions, suggestions for further reading and guides to online resources. Please click "Start Here" and navigate to the "Optional Reading" page for more information....

최상위 리뷰

LT
2015년 9월 1일

I thoroughly enjoyed this course and find that it encouragingly sets some directions, and of course, raises my excitement for further study into some of the different fields of philosophy. Thank you.

AG
2021년 4월 10일

Great explanations that is broken down with examples for understanding. Quizzes test for your understanding of the topic rather than just the textbook explanations. Challenging and thought revoking.

필터링 기준:

Introduction to Philosophy의 1,830개 리뷰 중 701~725

교육 기관: Bryan S Q M

2020년 10월 16일

It is a great course; it makes you understand pretty complex ideas in a digestible way.

교육 기관: Jittaphisudth K

2020년 5월 9일

I really enjoy this class. Thank you for the lessons. I have learn many thing from this

교육 기관: Muhammad A N

2020년 5월 2일

The course is excellent; relevant content, informative lectures and extensive readings.

교육 기관: J. T

2019년 1월 2일

A very interesting introduction with diverse topics which impulse you to keep studying.

교육 기관: Ilya S

2017년 5월 21일

Some classes are really tricky and require better explanation (ex: Minds and computers)

교육 기관: Iulian M

2016년 4월 23일

Very good information, thank you so much for all experience gained through this course.

교육 기관: Ricardo F T

2015년 10월 13일

An updated perspective of the main topics of Philosophy. Rich enough to understand it.

교육 기관: Maulik P

2020년 9월 22일

Very well planned course which introduces to various schools to thought in Philosophy.

교육 기관: Scott G

2020년 6월 26일

Awesome course. I love philosophy but still learned a bit in this introductory course.

교육 기관: drew d

2016년 2월 22일

i love the art the love and all thee harmony in this picture!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

교육 기관: Ruthuparna K

2020년 7월 29일

It was fun, concise and gave a peek into all the different disciplines of philosophy.

교육 기관: Anuradha J

2017년 4월 10일

Very good and informative course. I enjoyed being forced to think outside the box :)

교육 기관: Roberto P P C

2016년 11월 27일

Excelente curso. Muy completo a la vez que didáctico y cercano. ¡Saludos desde Chile!

교육 기관: Eric

2020년 5월 19일

Great whirlwind introduction to central problems in philosophy. Very well presented.

교육 기관: P.Y. L

2020년 4월 8일

This being my first course inspires me to continue learning online and continuously!

교육 기관: Bartolome M

2016년 9월 22일

Its a great course. I am happy to learn more philosopy for my activity of professor.

교육 기관: Brandon L

2021년 2월 21일

Wonderful professors and learned so much about the interesting types of philosophy.

교육 기관: Chris G

2020년 10월 18일

Great course, thanks a lot! I enjoyed the multiple professors for various chapters.

교육 기관: Marcos A

2017년 3월 20일

Excelente muy didactico y practico ,de mucha actualidad. Lo recomiendo ampliamente.

교육 기관: Ola K

2016년 11월 27일

This course gave me a basic academic knowledge of my favourite subject, philosophy.

교육 기관: 20-IT-054 M A G

2021년 5월 18일

Teachers were truly exceptional as they made topics very clear and understandable.

교육 기관: Rajani N

2020년 9월 22일

Enjoyed learning this course. Great help from Instructors.

Thank You

Rajani Neupane

교육 기관: Muhamad R S

2020년 5월 19일

I learn a lot about brain and computer, this course has many resources that I need

교육 기관: navem

2020년 5월 1일

Very good, I’m grateful to the faculties and for the provided material. Thank you.