Access: There are no prerequisites for these short courses. The course material is university level.
Length of Studies: Students have 24 months from the date of enrolment in which to validate the diploma.
Validation: Each of the five courses is assessed by a 5 page written assignment. The diploma is worth 15 ECTS.
Certificate : History of Philosophy
To study philosophy, it is important to proceed in a chronological way to follow the appearance of concepts and the position of philosophers. This certificate presents the sources of philosophy with the Presocratics. We then look at Medieval philosophy of Thomas Aquinas. This course covers an introduction to political philosophy and metaphysics.
Find the list of courses for the new certificate "History of Philosophy" below:
List of Courses
Political philosophy is a branch of philosophy that studies essential questions about various political issues, concepts and problems that are important to any human society. Based on concepts such as state, justice, liberty, rights, government and authority, political philosophy can be regarded as the primal ethics applied to a group of people, geared towards the setting up of a political society, the maintenance of a stable society and the best possible way for citizens to act.