Course: Notes on Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy

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Course title Notes on Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy
Course code KFI/KS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Matula Jozef, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Early Franciscan school - philosophical authorities, - theory of knowledge - metaphysics - mysticism. Writing and discussing book reviews.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The course is focused on selected topics in medieval philosophy. Attention will be payed to the philosophy in Early Franciscan school, with focus on the respected authorities, theory of knowledge, metaphysics, and mysticism.
Students know the specific problems of medieval philosophy and have a good overview of the secondary literature. Students can write a review of books dealing with the medieval philosophy.
2nd year students of bachelor´s degree programmes

Assessment methods and criteria

The final grade will be based on the disscussion on the selected topics presented by the instructor and analysis of primary sources.
Recommended literature
  • Bonaventura. (2004). Breviloquium. Praha.
  • Bonaventura. (2003). Jak přivést umění zpět k theologii. Praha.
  • Bonaventura. (1997). Putování mysli do Boha. Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Sts Cyril and Methodius Faculty of Theology Philosophy (2011) Philosophy, theology 2 Winter