Postgraduate Course: Reparative Reasoning in Peirce, Collingwood and Wittgenstein (THET11032)
|School||School of Divinity
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course offers the opportunity for sustained critical engagement with the reparative reasoning of three classic twentieth century philosophers, Peirce, Collingwood and Wittgenstein. It examines their proposed repairs of philosophy, and considers their implications for theology.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||This is a graduate-level course. Please confirm subject prerequisites with the Course Manager.
Course Delivery Information
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| After successful completion of this course, a student will be able to demonstrate:
1) understanding of some of the key features of the reparative reasonings of Peirce, Collingwood and Wittgenstein;
2) the ability to write an essay showing independent, critical analysis of one or more of the topics in the set texts;
3) the ability to engage in constructive scholarly discussion and debate with other seminar members.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Nick Adams
Tel: (0131 6)50 8918
|Course secretary||Ms Joanne Hendry
Tel: (0131 6)50 7227