The World's Great Thinkers, II
Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2013
This course will explore the thoughts and influence of a range of highly influential modern figures across a diverse set of areas of study. Broadly speaking, these figures will be presented as representing the growth and development of the areas of study we now know as philosophy, religion, and theology. Such exploration is designed to further introduce students to foundational concepts and issues addressed in these areas of study and to provide insight into the methods that are typically employed by them.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to demonstrate:
1. An understanding of key influential modern figures who have shaped the areas of study of philosophy, religion, and theology
2. Skills in studying and analysing concepts and issues in the areas of study in question
3. Competence interpreting historical and contextual factors at work within the disciplines in question
4. Communication and information technology skills appropriate to the presentation of concepts, issues, ideas and beliefs that are to be found in the disciplines in question.
The course will explore the thoughts and influence of a range of most important and influential figures across modern cultural traditions whose work has had major impact on the development of philosophical, religious, and theological thought.
HUMA1010 The World's Great Thinkers, I
Modes of Delivery
Email Discussion Group
Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term