Moral And Political Philosophy

Course Information
TitleΠολιτική φιλοσοφία / Moral And Political Philosophy
SchoolPhilosophy and Education
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorFilimon Peonidis
Course ID280009353

Programme of Study: UPS School of Philosophy and Education (2011-today)

Registered students: 65
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory CourseWinter/Spring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After the successful completion of the course students could understand basic concepts of modern political philosophy.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Political Philosophy studies historically and systematically the answers given to questions concerning the values and the structure of a just society. Along these lines we are going to discuss contemporary philosophical approaches to democracy, liberty, equality, community and social justice.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Adam Swift, Πολιτική Φιλοσοφία (Αθήνα: Οκτώ, 2015).
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις διδάσκοντος
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