Courses for international students

2017 - 2018

The exchange periods for international students are:
- September 4- December 23 (block 1A - block 2A);
- February 12 - July 7 (block 3A - block 4B);
- September 4 - June 7 (block 1A - block 4B). 

Be aware that our academic year starts on September 4, 2017.

  Course Period Level Credits
Block 1A The Early Enlightenment September 4 - October 10 Bachelor 1 3,75
  Eight Contemporary
Challenges
September 4 - October 10 Bachelor 1 3,75
Block 1B The Quest for Man 1 October 9 - November 11 Bachelor 1 3,75
  Thought Experiments October 9 - November 11 Bachelor 1 3,75
         
Block 2A The Quest for Man 2 November 10 - December 23 Bachelor 1 3,75
Block 2B Ecophilosophy January 8 - February 10 Bachelor 1 3,75
         
Block 3A The High Enlightenment 1 February 12 - March 17 Bachelor 1 3,75
Block 3B The High Enlightenment 2 March 19 - April 21 Bachelor 1 3,75

       
Block 4A Social, Political and Moral
Philosophy 1
April 30 - May 26 Bachelor 1 3,75
Block 4B Social, Political and Moral
Philosophy 2
June 4 - July 7 Bachelor 1 3,75

 

Block Course Period Level Credits
Block 1B General Philosophy of Science September 4 - October 10 Bachelor 2 3,75
  Criticial Creative Reasoning and
Interdisciplinary Problem Solving

September 4 - October 10 Bachelor 2 3,75
         
Block 1B  Technology and Social Change  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 Analytic Metaphysics* January 8 - February 10  Bachelor 2 3,75

       
Block 3B Descartes and Spinoza March 19 - April 21 Bachelor 2 3,75

       
Block 4B Aesthetics June 4 - July 7 Bachelor 2 3,75

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

Contact person:
Name: Prof. Dr. L. van Bunge
E-mail:  vanbunge@fwb.eur.nl
Phone number: (010) 4088995
Room: H5-31


 

Registration

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 the Faculty 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 the Faculty of Social 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 the Faculty of Social Sciences: see here.

Please note that all faculties work with different yearly time schedules!