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Students often choose a course in philosophy to expand their understanding of human perceptions of morality, reason, science and reality. Philosophy studies also prepare students for coursework in literature, history and public service.

What is a course in philosophy? A course in philosophy includes a series of classes that provide specialized philosophical studies to participants. Students in the course learn the history of philosophy and gain insight into the theories and ideas of famous philosophers. Coursework will cover integral philosophical explorations into the human mind, reasoning and logic, morals and ethics, epistemology and metaphysics. Participants discover the philosophical applications in cognitive, natural and social sciences. Students are prepared to discuss how humans have developed an understanding of the world through personal and cultural preferences, as well as to ask fundamental questions about the concept of reality. The program equips students for graduate-level work, as well as a variety of counseling and public service positions.

Students can benefit from courses in philosophy by gaining knowledge in a centuries-old academic pursuit that has shaped all other areas of study. Philosophy students are well-rounded and have the tools to question common perceptions and approach difficult dilemmas.

The cost of this coursework depends on the institution. Students interested in pursuing philosophy courses should thoroughly research each institution to find a program that fits their financial and time requirements.

Graduates with philosophy knowledge are in demand in academics. Teachers, librarians and professors with a philosophy background are able to help high school and undergraduate students gain a well-rounded education that includes logic, history and the arts. Careers in philosophy also include upper level college positions in humanities, arts, political science, social work and literature programs. Philosophy studies prepare graduates for difficult positions associated with a variety of careers, and the knowledge gained helps professionals in counseling, social work, research, journalism and many other pursuits. 

Interested students will find several international programs that offer philosophy courses in our extensive database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Course in History of philosophy with environmental philosophy

Kulturstudier
Campus Full time 1 semester August 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

In Buenos Aires we offer the History of philosophy with environmental philosophy. Also, you select one of the following topics; Spanish; Corporate Social Responsibility - CSR. The studies are offered in collaboration with Universidad Nacional de San Martin. [+]

Course in History of philosophy with environmental philosophy

Study location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

In Buenos Aires we offer the History of philosophy with environmental philosophy. In addition, you select one of the following topics; Spanish; Corporate Social Responsibility - CSR. The studies are offered in collaboration with Universidad Nacional de San Martin.

The History of Philosophy with environmental philosophy

The History of Philosophy with environmental philosophy in Argentina gives 15 credits. The subject provides students with an introduction to the history of philosophy. During this introduction, it is a pervasive focus on how the philosophy has shaped the perception of the human relationship to nature. Students will get an introduction to selected basic problems in philosophy and research. Central and influential contribution in the history of philosophy are analyzed and discussed. The topic focuses on the precursors to modern society, such as the development of science, scientific recognition and understanding. The overall realization students get, is used to explore how philosophy can work as an actor for change in a time of great challenges related to environmental issues.... [-]


日本ルーテル神学校

Japan Lutheran College
Campus Full time April 2018 Japan Tokyo

経済も科学技術もすばらしく発達したのに、人間一人ひとりが幸せになったとは実感できない世の中です。むしろ、人の和が弱まり、心を病む人が増え、生きる目的が見えにくくなっています。愛が冷め、希望が不確かになってきています。宗教さえも胡散臭い眼で見られる時代です。 [+]

日本ルーテル神学校 人間解放の福音を伝える伝道者、魂の癒しをもたらす牧会者

経済も科学技術もすばらしく発達したのに、人間一人ひとりが幸せになったとは実感できない世の中です。むしろ、人の和が弱まり、心を病む人が増え、生きる目的が見えにくくなっています。愛が冷め、希望が不確かになってきています。宗教さえも胡散臭い眼で見られる時代です。だからこそ、人間を深く見つめ、しかも絶対者である神さまの前で、その光の中で見直し、真の人間性を取り戻すための神の言葉を聴いていきたいのです。人間を蝕む罪から解放し、魂にみずみずしい喜びを回復できるように、この世界に愛と慈しみ、正義と平和が増し加わるように、祈る人、語り働く人が必要です。神学校はそのための牧師養成を行います。... [-]