Introducing philosophy
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Course Philosophy and the Human Situation
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  • 2013-12-12T09:16:53.000Z
  • 2014-07-21T17:01:17.000Z
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  • Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This unit will introduce you to the teaching methods employed and the types of activities and assignments you would be asked to undertake should you wish to study the OU course A211 Philosophy and the human situation.<link rel="canonical" href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0" /> First published on Thu, 17 Oct 2013 as <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0">Introducing philosophy</a>. To find out more visit The Open University's <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ole-home-page">Openlearn</a> website. Creative-Commons 2013
  • <p>This course gives you an idea of what it is like to study philosophy, introducing you to the teaching methods employed by the Open University in teaching philosophy. If you are considering studying philosophy, we recommend you start here. Although the course is mainly for people who are new to philosophy, you may find it helpful even if you already have some experience of the subject.</p><p>The following material was written by Maria Kasmirli as a short introduction to philosophy for students planning to enrol on the Open University course <i> Philosophy and the human situation</i> (A211). It contains quotations from the first A211 course book, written by Dr Nigel Warburton.</p><p>This OpenLearn course provides a sample of Level 2 study in <span class="oucontent-linkwithtip"><a class="oucontent-hyperlink" href="http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/arts-and-humanities?LKCAMPAIGN=ebook_&amp;MEDIA=ou">Arts and Humanities</a></span>.</p>
  • Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This unit will introduce you to the teaching methods employed and the types of activities and assignments you would be asked to undertake should you wish to study the OU course A211 Philosophy and the human situation.<link rel="canonical" href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0" /> First published on Mon, 18 Aug 2014 as <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0">Introducing philosophy</a>. To find out more visit The Open University's <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ole-home-page">Openlearn</a> website. Creative-Commons 2014
  • <p>This unit gives you an idea of what it is like to study philosophy, introducing you to the teaching methods employed by the Open University in teaching philosophy. If you are considering studying philosophy, we recommend you start here. Although the unit is mainly for people who are new to philosophy, you may find it helpful even if you already have some experience of the subject.</p><p>The following material was written by Maria Kasmirli as a short introduction to philosophy for students planning to enrol on the Open University course <i> Philosophy and the human situation</i> (A211). It contains quotations from the first A211 course book, written by Dr Nigel Warburton.</p><div class="oucontent-box oucontent-s-heavybox1 oucontent-s-box &#10; oucontent-s-noheading&#10; "><div class="oucontent-outer-box"><div class="oucontent-inner-box"><p>The Open University is conducting a survey investigating how people use the free educational content on our OpenLearn website. The aim is to provide a better free learning experience for everyone. So if you’re a regular user of OpenLearn and have 10 minutes to spare, we’d be delighted if you could take part and <span class="oucontent-linkwithtip"><a class="oucontent-hyperlink" href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9G5JS2Y"><b>tell us what you think</b></a></span>. Please note this will take you out of OpenLearn, we suggest you open this in a new tab by right clicking on the link and choosing open in a new tab.</p></div></div></div>
  • Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This free course, Introducing philosophy, will introduce you to the teaching methods employed and the types of activities and assignments you would be asked to undertake should you wish to study philosophy and the human situation.<link rel="canonical" href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0" /> First published on Thu, 04 Feb 2016 as <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0">Introducing philosophy</a>. To find out more visit The Open University's <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ole-home-page">Openlearn</a> website. Creative-Commons 2016
  • Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This free course, Introducing philosophy, will introduce you to the teaching methods employed and the types of activities and assignments you would be asked to undertake should you wish to study philosophy and the human situation.<link rel="canonical" href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0" /> First published on Mon, 18 Aug 2014 as <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy/introducing-philosophy/content-section-0">Introducing philosophy</a>. To find out more visit The Open University's <a href="http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ole-home-page">Openlearn</a> website. Creative-Commons 2014
  • <p>This unit gives you an idea of what it is like to study philosophy, introducing you to the teaching methods employed by the Open University in teaching philosophy. If you are considering studying philosophy, we recommend you start here. Although the unit is mainly for people who are new to philosophy, you may find it helpful even if you already have some experience of the subject.</p><p>The following material was written by Maria Kasmirli as a short introduction to philosophy for students planning to enrol on the Open University course <i> Philosophy and the human situation</i> (A211). It contains quotations from the first A211 course book, written by Dr Nigel Warburton.</p><p>The Open University is conducting a survey investigating how people use the free educational content on our OpenLearn website. The aim is to provide a better free learning experience for everyone. So if you’re a regular user of OpenLearn and have 10 minutes to spare, we’d be delighted if you could take part and <span class="oucontent-linkwithtip"><a class="oucontent-hyperlink" href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9G5JS2Y"><b>tell us what you think</b></a></span>. </p>
  • <p>After studying this course, you should be able to:</p><ul><li><p>understand what is involved in the study of philosophy</p></li><li><p>offer arguments for and against the main positions discussed in the study of philosophy</p></li><li><p>use philosophical reasoning techniques in a rudimentary way.</p></li></ul>
  • <p>This unit gives you an idea of what it is like to study philosophy, introducing you to the teaching methods employed by the Open University in teaching philosophy. If you are considering studying philosophy, we recommend you start here. Although the unit is mainly for people who are new to philosophy, you may find it helpful even if you already have some experience of the subject.</p><p>The following material was written by Maria Kasmirli as a short introduction to philosophy for students planning to enrol on the Open University course <i> Philosophy and the human situation</i> (A211). It contains quotations from the first A211 course book, written by Dr Nigel Warburton.</p>