Fundamentals of Philosophy

Philosophy is a necessary part of everyday decision-making. This introduction to philosophical concepts and methods is therefore intended to help students to improve their decision-making skills. Students will discover basic theories in philosophy through consideration of popular culture and learn how to apply those theories to common problems.

Topics covered include:

  • Theories of knowledge
  • Philosophy of science
  • Causation and free will
  • Classical and modern ethics

Sample syllabus