Fr. David Bellusci, O.P., Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:10 pm to 2:25 pm
PHIL 111 CP, History of Western Philosophy: Ancient & Medieval Period (3 sem. hrs.)
This course is a survey of the teachings of the great philosophers of the West, from the discovery of physics by the Pre-Socratics, to the culmination of medieval Scholasticism (i.e., in John of St. Thomas), with a special emphasis upon developments in the philosophy of religion.
• Prerequisite(s): None.
• The course meets the University Core Requirement for Philosophy, and meets the requirements for a Philosophy Major, Concentration, or Minor; English Ancillary Requirement; and Christianity and Culture: Catholic Studies Minor.
• All CPC courses may be counted as electives for any TWU Degree.
• CPC courses may count towards CPC certificates as listed in the Course Requirements for each Certificate.
Image: Plato and Aristotle are the central figures in Raphael's "The School of Athens".
Image Credit: Raphael [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons
Video: Plato's Allegory of the Cave, Narrated by Orson Welles, 1973, Churchill Films