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Cursus: FRRMV16001
FRRMV16001
Core Readings in Theoretical Philosophy
Cursus informatieRooster
CursuscodeFRRMV16001
Studiepunten (ECTS)5
Categorie / NiveauM (Master)
CursustypeCursorisch onderwijs
VoertaalEngels
Aangeboden doorFaculteit Geesteswetenschappen; Utrecht Graduate School of Humanities; Domein Filosofie en Religiewetenschap RMA;
Contactpersoonprof. dr. D. Cohnitz
Telefoon0624116078
E-mailD.Cohnitz@uu.nl
Docenten
Docent
prof. dr. D. Cohnitz
Overige cursussen docent
Blok
1  (07-09-2016 t/m 11-11-2016)
Aanvangsblok
1
TimeslotD: WO-middag, WO-namiddag, Vrijdag
Onderwijsvorm
Voltijd
OpmerkingRequired for all RMA Philosophy students. and with the approval of the instructor) students intending to pursue MA Educ
Cursusinschrijving geopendvanaf 22-08-2016 09:00 t/m 23-08-2016 23:59
AanmeldingsprocedureOsiris
Inschrijven via OSIRISJa
Inschrijven voor bijvakkersNee
VoorinschrijvingNee
WachtlijstNee
Plaatsingsprocedure(Sub)school
Cursusdoelen
By focusing on a range of key texts in theoretical philosophy – philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, action theory, philosophy of language, epistemology, philosophy of logic, and metaphysics – students become familiar with the “state of the art” in the field, especially as it relates to current research being done in the Utrecht department and recently published in leading philosophy journals.
Inhoud
An examination of key texts in theoretical philosophy, including  philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, action theory, philosophy of language, epistemology, philosophy of logic, and metaphysics.
The central theme will be the nature of reasoning.
Ingangseisen
Er moet voldaan zijn aan de cursus:
- Mastercursussen Geesteswetenschappen (200501100)
Voorkennis
Broad familiarity with undergraduate-level work in the ares covered in the course.
Bronnen van zelfstudie
Will be made available via Blackboard.
Verplicht materiaal
-
Werkvormen (aanwezigheidsplicht)
Seminar (Verplicht)

Algemeen
The course is taught in the form of seminars in which lecture, close reading, discussion, group work and presentations are integrated.

Toetsen
Actieve deelname
Weging0
Minimum cijfer-

Mondeling tentamen 1
Weging30
Minimum cijfer-

Opdracht
Weging30
Minimum cijfer-

Paper
Weging40
Minimum cijfer-

Beoordeling
Oral examination: understanding of the texts, skills of critical argumentation, and oral communication skils.
Short assignment: understanding of the texts, skills of critical argumentation, and written communication skills.
Paper: quality of the research question, cogency of the argumentation, and ability to relate the analysis to a clear understanding of the texts for the course.

Deadlines
Oral examination in week 3; short assignment in week 6 and final paper in week 9.

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