Course: Philosophical Logic

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Course title Philosophical Logic
Course code KFI/FLF
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Babůrková Květová Eliška, Mgr.
  • Dostálová Ludmila, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Philosophical theories of truth: correspondence, coherence, pragmatic theory; possible-worlds theory; empirical and a priori knowledge; identity and existence; notion of fact; structure of judgement; individuals; sense and denotation; epistemology of logic.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 15 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 43 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 20 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Course requires no special prior knowledge and skills.
learning outcomes
Students will acquire the rules of codification of valid arguments and manage to apply them in relevant context. Students will memorize, define and describe main issues in philosophical logic. They will comprehend possible worlds and contextualise them. They will summarize and analyse particular conceptions of theories of truth.
teaching methods
Lecture
Practicum
assessment methods
Combined exam
Test
Recommended literature
  • Kolář, Petr. Argumenty filosofické logiky. Praha : Filosofia, 1999. ISBN 80-7007-121-4.
  • Kolář, Petr. Pravda a fakt. Praha : Filosofia, 2002. ISBN 80-7007-168-0.
  • Materna, Pavel; Štěpán, Jan. Filozofická logika: Nová cesta? : úvod do transparentní intenzionální logiky. 1. vyd. Olomouc : Univerzita Palackého, 2000. ISBN 80-244-0109-6.
  • Szymanek, Krzysztof. Umění argumentace : terminologický slovník. 1. české vyd. V Olomouci : Univerzita Palackého, 2003. ISBN 80-244-0699-3.
  • Szymanek, Krzysztof; Wieczorek, Krzysztof A.; Wójcik, Andrzej S. Umění argumentace : úlohy na zkoumání argumentů. 1. české vyd. Olomouc : Univerzita Palackého, 2004. ISBN 80-244-0834-1.
  • Štěpán, J. Logika možných světů I.. VUP Olomouc, 1995.
  • Tugendhat, Ernst; Wolf, Ursula. Logicko-sémantická propedeutika. [1. vyd.]. Praha : Petr Rezek, 1997. ISBN 80-86027-02-3.


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 Humanities (14-4) Philosophy, theology 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-3) Philosophy, theology 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-4) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Philosophy (13-2,3) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-4) Philosophy, theology 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-3) Philosophy, theology 3 Summer