Philosophy of Antiquity as Therapy (konwersatorium) - 2018/2019

Course description
General information
Lecturer:dr Marcin Iwanicki
Organising unit:Faculty of Philosophy - Instytut Filozofii
Number of hours (week/semester): 2/30
Language of instruction:English
Course objective
knowledge of problems of ancient philosophy
ability to analyze ancient philosophical texts
Prerequisites
basic knowledge of ancient philosophy
Learning outcomes
- student knows philosophical problems, which were considered by ancient authors, knows philosophical concepts, is able to recognize ancient philosophical systems (K_W03, K_W04)
- is able to analyze ancient philosophical text (K_U01, K_U02)\'
- is able to analyze philosophical problem, knows the way in which it was solved by ancient philosophers( K_K04)
Teaching method
work on text, analysis of the text, discussion
Course content description
Problem of immortality of human soul, the ways in which ancient philosopher try to resolve problem of death and mortality of human beings.
Forms of assessment
(2) student does not obtain basic knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is not able to
analyse and understand basic knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is not active in the
learning process.
(3) Student obtains basic knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is able to analyse
and understand basic knowledge concerning ancient philosophy.
(4)Student obtains knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is able to analyse and
understand in a fluent way basic knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is active in the learning
process. Student is able to take a part in a discussion concerning ancient philosophy.
(5) Student obtains a precise, well-ordered knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is able to analyse and understand in a fluent way advanced knowledge concerning ancient philosophy, Student is very active in the learning process. Student is able to take a part in a discussion concerning ancient philosophy
Required reading list
Plato, Phaedo (fragments)
Plato, Symposium (fragments)
Aristotle, De anima (fragments)
Plotinus, Enneads (fragments).
Field of study: Philosophy
Course listing in the Schedule of Courses:
Year/semester:Year I - Semester 1
Number of ECTS credits: 2
Form of assessment: Grade