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Introducing philosophy

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Introducing philosophy

Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This free course, Introducing philosophy, will introduce you to the teaching methods employed and the types of activities and assignments you would be asked to undertake should you wish to study philosophy and the human situation.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand what is involved in the study of philosophy
  • offer arguments for and against the main positions discussed in the study of philosophy
  • use philosophical reasoning techniques in a rudimentary way.

First Published: 09/08/2012

Updated: 01/07/2019

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