Course: Reading and interpretation of french philosophical texts 1

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Course title Reading and interpretation of french philosophical texts 1
Course code KFI/FIF1
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech, French
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)
  • Kratochvíl Miloš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Work with selected authentic texts and secondary literature concerning outstanding periods of French philosophy - especially French age of enlightenment, French epistemology and philosophy of 2nd half of 20th century. Texts will be published at the beginning of the semester on the website of Courseware. A library lesson in the foreign department of SVK will be part of the course.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Seminar classes, Students' self-study, Textual studies
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 20 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 38 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report) (1-10) - 20 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Course requires no special prior knowledge and skills, the course is guided in Czech.
learning outcomes
Student is able to search for passages to be quoted in French text and to verify the formal and factual accuracy of quotations. Student is able to find and verify a specific factual knowledge in secondary literature, to explain basic French philosophical terminology and describe its main specifics. Student is able to search for relevant terminology of original text to its Czech translation and to verify the adequacy and the consistency of the translation of the terminology.
teaching methods
Textual studies
Students' self-study
Seminar classes
assessment methods
Test
Report
Individual presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • Aktuální seminární texty budou. zveřejněny před zahájením výuky v Coursewaru..
  • BRUNSCHVICG, Léon. Introduction ? la vie de l'esprit.
  • François Latraverse. Signe, proposition, situation: éléments pour une lecture du Tractatus logico-philosophicus. Revue internationale de philosophie. Volume 56. N°219. 2002.
  • Jean Grondin. La solution de Dilthey au probleme du relativisme historique. Revue internationale de philosophie. Volume 57. N°226. 2003.
  • LAVELLE, Louis. La philosophie française entre les deux guerres.
  • Michel Bourdeau. Présentation: intuitionnisme et philosophie. Revue internationale de philosophie. Volume 58. N°230. 2004.
  • Michel Bourdeau. Ryle et la Phénoménologie. Revue internationale de philosophie. Volume 57. N°223. 2003.
  • Richard Glauser. Le probleme du mal dans la philosophie analytique de la religion. Revue internationale de philosophie. Volume 57. N°225. 2003.
  • Sylvie Mesure. Individus et ensembles dans la méthodologie diltheyenne des sciences sociales. Revue international de philosophie. Volume 57. N°226. 2003.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-4) Philosophy, theology 1 Winter
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-2,3) Philosophy, theology 1 Winter
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-2,3) Philosophy, theology 2 Winter
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-4) Philosophy, theology 2 Winter