Title:

Philosophy and the Culture

Code:FIK
Ac.Year:2009/2010 (Not opened)
Term:Winter
Study plans:
ProgramBranchYearDuty
IT-BC-3BIT-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MBI-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MBS-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MGM-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MGM.-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MIN-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MIN.-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MIS-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MIS.-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MMI-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MMM-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MPS-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MPV-Compulsory-Elective - group H
IT-MSC-2MSK-Compulsory-Elective - group H
Language:Czech
Credits:3
Completion:accreditation
Type of
instruction:
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Hours:026000
 ExaminationTestsExercisesLaboratoriesOther
Points:00000
Guarantee:Klapetek Milan, Mgr., ILL
Faculty:Centre of Education and Counselling of BUT
 
Learning objectives:
To make the students familiar, besides the main cultural and philosophical streams of the past and the present, also with some mindless and heretic branches delineating the process of seeking and the development.
Description:
The course of studies stresses the significance of cultural background for modern man, as an essential ethic and intellectual foundation giving birth to incentives taken from the philosophical and religious conceptions about the creation and the functioning of the world, the nature, society and the civilization.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
No prerequisity knowledge is called for.
Learning outcomes and competences:
The knowledge acquired will increase the general level of education of the students, and will contribute to the cultivation of mind, will provide for the education to tolerance and will be positive to the creation of own conscious and harmonic image of the world.
Syllabus of lectures:
  1. Nature and the substance of the culture
  2. Basic types of the society
  3. Mythology and religion as the first key to the world
  4. Basic information about the world religions
  5. Religion in the art
  6. The Greek world in the mind and the esthetics
  7. Greek philosophy and its essential building blocks
  8. Greek philosophy as the teacher of life
  9. Life, mind and art in the ancient times
  10. Renaissance and its new paradigma
  11. New image of the world and the new place the human beings find themselves in
  12. Modern art
  13. Post-modern situation
Fundamental literature:
  1. Průvodce dějinami evropského myšlení, Praha, 1985 (in Czech)
  2. Filosofická čítanka, Praha, 1971 (in Czech)
  3. Slovník světového malířství, Praha, 1991 (in Czech)
Study literature:
  1. Anzenbacher, A.: Dějiny filosofie. Praha, 1990 (in Czech)
Exam prerequisites:
Presence at the lectures with passing the test and furnishing a written work.