Upon completion of the course students are expected to:
• get acquainted with the History of Philosophical Aesthetics
• get to know the great philosophers and their ideas developed from antiquity to the Renaissance.
• acquire the ability to distinguish different aesthetic approaches based on the particular characteristics of aesthetic theories
• deepen their understanding concerning the connection between art and theory
Course Content (Syllabus)
Aesthetic Theory: Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Stoics, Neo-Platonism, Medieval Aesthetics, Renaissance Aesthetics.
Aesthetic Theory: Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Stoics, Neo-Platonism, Medieval, Renaissance