Philosophical Conversations

Estimated cost: R501 - R1000
Field Of Study: Philosophy
Department Name: Philosophy

Objectives:

This day-long short course offers a series of lectures and discussions on interesting topics in philosophy. These topics, addressed in presentations tailored for the general public, include the concept of race, Ubuntu, the meaning of art, genetic enhancement, questions of mind, the concept of free will, just institutions, philosophical counselling, sustainable futures, plant cognition, complex systems, trust, moral luck, critical thinking, the meaning of life, philosophy of history, philosophy of religion, and more. A specific programme for each short course offering will be made available in advance to interested parties.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 1 day
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: ML Woermann
Contact Person Email: minka@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 8082136
Latest Year Offered: 2019