Course: Metaphysics

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Course title Metaphysics
Course code KPF/B034
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kroupa Daniel, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Students will get acquainted with the basic concepts of individual concepts of phenomenology, with their semantic transformations as phenomenological method.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
The seminar is focused on reading and interpretation of selected texts of phenomenological authors Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty and Patočka.
Learning outcomes: - knowledge of basic concepts of phenomenology - understanding the differences and interrelationships of individual concepts of phenomenology - ability to look up secondary literature to interpret difficult passages - ability to read texts by these authors individually - knowledge of the main problem areas of individual phenomenological concepts
Prerequisites
The course has no prerequisite courses and knowledge.

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
Participation in the seminar of 60%; presentation. Seminar paper focused on interpretation of given text using two secondary sources; in the extent of 7 pages.
Recommended literature
  • Bernet, Kern, Marbach. Úvod do myšlení Edmunda Husserla. Praha, 2005.
  • Biemel W. Martin Heidegger. Praha, 1995.
  • Heidegger M. Bytí a čas. Praha, 2008.
  • Husserl E. Ideje k čisté fenomenologii a fenomenologické filosofii. Praha, 2004. ISBN 80-7298-085-8.
  • Janke W. Filosofie existence. Praha, 1995. ISBN 80-204-0510-0.
  • Kroupa, Nitsche. Úvod do studia fenomenologie. Ústí n. L., 2014. ISBN 978-80-7414-759-3.
  • Merleau-Ponty M. Fenomenologie vnímání. Praha, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7298-485.5.
  • Patočka Jan. Fenomenologické spisy. Praha, 2009.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Science - (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (Two-Subject Combination) (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (Two-Subject Combination) (A8) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Education Philosophy (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Human Studies focused Aesthetics (A14) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (A8) Philosophy, theology - Winter
Faculty of Arts Philosophy (A10) Philosophy, theology - Winter