Courses for international students

2018 - 2019

The exchange periods for international students are:
- September 3 - December 22 (block 1A - block 2A);
- February 11 - July 6 (block 3A - block 4B);
- September 3 - July 6 (block 1A - block 4B). 

Be aware that our academic year starts on September 3th, 2018.






Block 1A

The Early EnlightenmentSeptember 3 - October 6Bachelor 13,75
 Eight Contemporary
September 3 - October 6Bachelor 13,75

Block 1B

The Quest for Man 1October 10 - November 11Bachelor 13,75
 Thought ExperimentsOctober 10 - November 11Bachelor 13,75

Block 2A

The Quest for Man 2November 19 - December 22Bachelor 13,75

Block 2B

EcophilosophyJanuary 7 - February 9Bachelor 13,75

Block 3A

The High Enlightenment 1February 11 - March 16Bachelor 13,75

Block 3B

The High Enlightenment 2March 18 - April 20Bachelor 13,75



Block 4A

Social and Political PhilosophyApril 29 - May 25Bachelor 13,75

Block 4B

Moral PhilosophyJune 3 - July 6Bachelor 13,75

Block 1A

Philosophy of Science ISeptember 3 - October 9Bachelor 23,75
 Technology and Social Change September 3 - October 9Bachelor 23,75

Block 1B

Philosophy of Science II October 9 - November 11 Bachelor 2 3,75
 Critique: The impact of Philosophy on Social Sciences, Humanities and Law October 9 - November 11 Bachelor 2 3,75

Block 2B

Philosophy of Science IIIJanuary 7 - February 9 Bachelor 23,75



Block 3B

Descartes and SpinozaMarch 18 - April 20Bachelor 23,75



Block 4B

AestheticsJune 3 - July 6Bachelor 23,75

 * You can only take this course if you finished the course Thought Experiments.


If you would like to attend these courses as an exchange student from another faculty than philosophy, please send an email to the International Officer of Erasmus School of Philosophy, ms. Lena Schots. Please provide sufficient information about your previous education and about your motivation.

Courses at other faculties / schools at Erasmus University

As an exchange student, it is also possible to follow courses at Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences and the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication of Erasmus University. During your exchange period, you have to take at least two courses in the philosophy department.

For the course descriptions of the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication are to be found here.
The registration form for these courses is at the bottom of that page.

For the course descriptions of Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences can be found here. Please note that all faculties work with different yearly time schedules!