Course Catalog

PHIL 310 Philosophy of Mind 3 Credits
This course introduces students to traditional and current topics in philosophy of mind and cognition. The first part of the course is devoted to the mind-body problem and classical responses to it like dualism, identity theory, and functionalism. The second part deals with two characteristic features of mind: intentionality and consciousness. Accounts to be discussed include representationalism and the computer model of mind, connectionism and neural networks, theories of mental content, theories of phenomenal consciousness.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2018-2019 Philosophy of Mind 3
Spring 2017-2018 Philosophy of Mind 3
Spring 2016-2017 Philosophy of Mind 3
Spring 2015-2016 Philosophy of Mind 3
Spring 2013-2014 Philosophy of Mind 3
Spring 2012-2013 Philosophy of Mind 3

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ECTS Credit: 6 ECTS (6 ECTS for students admitted before 2013-14 Academic Year)
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