Welcome to the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Cultural & Social Sciences

The analytic and formal approach distinguishes the Department of Philosophy at the Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences. Research and teaching is devoted to the philosophical core disciplines (metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of science, logic, ethics). A special emphasis of the department lies in logic and philosophy of science, where the application of formal methods to philosophical problems, the philosophical analysis of formal methods and interdisciplinarity are regarded as fundamental.

Master’s program in English starting in winter semester 2016/17

General information on the program

Detailed information on the application process

Curriculum

Courses taught in the academic year 2017/18

                            

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    29.05.18 Was bedeutet freie Kultur-, Medienarbeit und Projektarbeit?
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    29.05.18 Kanonische Texte
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    30.05.18 Habilitationskolloquium Dr. Roland Reischl (Analytische Chemie)
    30.05.18 Kommunikationsprozesse zwischen Kunstschaffen und Öffentlichkeiten
    30.05.18 Give That Old Time Religion: Das Kunstverständnis des US-amerikanischen Fundamentalismus
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