Psychology and philosophical anthropology
|Course code module||FLWF007100|
|Study load (hours)||140|
|Language of instruction:||Dutch|
|Semester exam information:||exam in the 1st semester|
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No previous knowledge is required.
2. Objectives (expected learning outcomes)
- Insight into specific topics of psychology and anthropology
- A critical approach of various concepts of man
3. Course content
In the first part some important topics of cultural anthropology, biological anthropology and psychology are treated.
In the second part we discuss the most important concepts of man from the point of view of psychological anthropology, namely behaviorism, holism, psychodynamic anthropology, humanistic anthropology and existential anthropology.
In the third part we offer a philosophical anthropological approach of the topic “violence”.
4. Teaching method
Direct contact: Lectures
5. Assessment method
Exam: Written, without oral presentationClosed bookOpen questions
6. Compulsory reading – study material
VERBEECK, Ph. Inleiding tot de psychologische antropologie, Leuven/Amersfoort, 2007.
7. Recommended reading - study material
The course book used during the lectures contains a long list of bibliographical references
Questions can be asked during the lectures or via e-mail.
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