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에든버러대학교의 Introduction to Philosophy 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

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7,635개의 평가
1,787개의 리뷰

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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.

CC
2015년 10월 7일

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 1,770개 리뷰 중 701~725

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.

교육 기관: Hong J

2017년 6월 23일

Very clear, well-structured introductory course to Philosophy. Highly recommended!

교육 기관: Jade D

2016년 10월 2일

A wonderful brief journey to the wonder of philosophy. I am glad I took the course

교육 기관: Gabriel J V d S

2020년 8월 4일

Fantastic! Thanks for introducing me to so many interesting themes on philosophy!

교육 기관: Jack G

2017년 2월 6일

Very good and interesting course, esp. time travel and political obligation units

교육 기관: David M

2020년 10월 21일

Excellent course! I really loved every minute and the deep dive into this topic.

교육 기관: César A M

2020년 5월 12일

Un buen punto de partida para aprender de filosofía dirigido a los no iniciados.

교육 기관: Utkarsh J

2020년 4월 12일

My first take on the subject, surely something I would like to study more about!

교육 기관: Robert C C

2019년 2월 27일

I really enjoyed the course. The instructors all did a wonderful job with their

교육 기관: Luísa C d F

2021년 4월 6일

Interesting lessons, many topics divided into small sections. I really enjoyed!

교육 기관: Saurabh K P

2020년 8월 12일

It was amazing going through this course. It was designed very well. I loved it

교육 기관: Helly M

2017년 1월 31일

Really interesting course, led me to take a module in philosophy at University.

교육 기관: Fernando S L

2016년 12월 5일

Wonderful introduction to philosophy! Even Schopenhauer would be happy with it!

교육 기관: David G

2016년 10월 10일

Excellent introduction to the basics of philosophy. Lecturers are really good.