Co-ordinator: Ross Campbell.
What is Philosophy – Ancient and Modern
Knowledge, belief and truth
Theories of Ethics
Logic – common sense – reasoning
Metaphysics – theories of existence
Aesthetics, beauty in Art and Nature
Philosophies of religion, science etc.
Practical applications of Philosophy
What’s it all about?
Meaning, nature and purpose in life.
Term 2. Mindfulness and Philosophy.
What is Mindfulness? Buddhist origins and modern perspectives
Philosophy and Mindfulness – as therapeutic activities.
Application of mindfulness in education, psychology and psychotherapy
Mindfulness practice – formal, informal
Comparing Eastern and Western philosophical traditions.
Religion and Spirituality, East-West.
Perspectives on knowledge, morals, and science.
Mindfulness, Philosophy and the meaning of life.
Mindfulness Practice Value and Purpose.
Please note that the format of most courses will change from time to time. Some courses may not be available to students in a particular year.
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