Course: Philosophy

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Course title Philosophy
Course code KFK/F
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Vohánka Vlastimil, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Philosophy, myth and science 2. Short history of European rationality 3. Parmenidean principles of reason 4. Platon's teaching of Forms 5. Aristotel's conception of substance and change 6. Aristotel's teaching of the soul 7. The concept of person, her difference from objects

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
An introduction to basic questions concerning human understanding of the world.
Students will be able to understand questions which philosophers dealt and still deal with.
The strong command of the history of the Western civilization and the basic capability to the argumentation.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Dialog

Pass colloquium.
Recommended literature
  • Bochenski, J. M. (1994). Cesty k filosofickému myšlení. Praha.
  • Michálek, J. (1995). Co je filosofie?. Praha : ISE.
  • Platon. (2005). Euthyfrón. Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester