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Bachelor of Philosophy

Bachelor of Philosophy
Academic year :
The full-time model path for the Bachelor of Philosophy (full programme) consists of 180 ECTS-credits, which can be obtained during 3 years of 60 ECTS-credits.

Model Path part 1

Skills

Academic and philosophical skills6sp1st/2nd sem.
De Vriese, Herbert
 

History of Philosophy

History of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy6sp1st semester
Van Eekert, Geert
History of Modern Philosophy6sp2nd semester
Lemmens, Willem
 

Systematic Philosophy

Logic and excercises6sp1st semester
Gnoseology and epistemology6sp2nd semester
Ethics6sp1st semester
Schaubroeck, Katrien
Philosophy of culture6sp2nd semester
Cools, Arthur
 

Philosophical Authors

Seminar modern philosophical authors 13sp2nd semester
Vanheeswijck, Guy
 
Seminar contemporary philosophical authors 13sp1st semester
Schaubroeck, Katrien
 

Non-philosophical Compulsory Course

Introduction to the natural sciences6sp2nd semester
Zahidi, Karim
 

Non-philosophical Electives

In part 1 and 2 students select 12 ECTS-credits from the following non-philosophical courses, of which 6 ECTS-credits can be followed in part 1 and the other 6 ECTS-credits in part 2. However, there are some restrictions:
- students can choose only one course of Law: either 'Introduction to Law’ or 'Public Law'
- students can choose only one course in Political Science: either 'Introduction to Political Science' or 'Political Science'

General and social psychology6sp1st semester
Ponnet, Koen
Introduction to Sociology6sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Society, facts and problems6sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Introduction to general economics6sp1st semester
Meersman, Hilde
Anthropology6sp2nd semester
Timmerman, Christiane
Introduction to Latin3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
 
Introduction to law3sp1st semester
Janvier, Ria
Public Law3sp2nd semester
Popelier, Patricia
 
Introduction to Political Science6sp1st semester
Walgrave, Stefaan
Political Science3sp1st semester
Popelier, Patricia
 

Model Path part 2

Skills

Oral exercises6sp1st/2nd sem.
Schaubroeck, Katrien
Written exercises6sp1st/2nd sem.
Leuridan, Bert
 

History of Philosophy

Contemporary continental philosophy6sp1st semester
Cools, Arthur
Contemporary analytical philosophy6sp2nd semester
Schaubroeck, Katrien
 

Systematic Philosophy

Social & political philosophy6sp1st semester
Reynaert, Peter
Philosophical psychology6sp2nd semester
Myin, Erik
Philosophy of art6sp1st semester
Cools, Arthur
Philosophy of language6sp2nd semester
Leuridan, Bert
Philosophy of religion6sp1st semester
Braeckmans, Luc
Applied ethics6sp1st semester
Van Liedekerke, Luc
 

Philosophical Authors

Seminar modern philosophical authors 23sp1st semester
Lemmens, Willem
 
Seminar on contemporary philosophical authors 23sp2nd semester
Van Eekert, Geert
 

Non-Philosophical Electives

In part 1 and 2 students select 12 ECTS-credits from the following non-philosophical courses, of which 6 ECTS-credits can be followed in part 1 and the other 6 ECTS-credits in part 2. However, there are some restrictions:
- students can choose only one course of Law: either 'Introduction to Law’ or 'Public Law'
- students can choose only one course in Political Science: either 'Introduction to Political Science' or 'Political Science'

General and social psychology6sp1st semester
Ponnet, Koen
Introduction to Sociology6sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Society, facts and problems6sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Introduction to general economics6sp1st semester
Meersman, Hilde
Anthropology6sp2nd semester
Timmerman, Christiane
Introduction to Latin3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
 
Introduction to law3sp1st semester
Janvier, Ria
Public Law3sp2nd semester
Popelier, Patricia
 
Introduction to Political Science6sp1st semester
Walgrave, Stefaan
Political Science3sp1st semester
Popelier, Patricia
 

Model Path part 3

Skills

Bachelor Paper12sp2nd semester
Progression seminar bachelor's thesis3sp1st/2nd sem.
 

Life Stance

World View and Culture3sp2nd semester
Levrau, François
 

Systematic Philosophy

Metaphysics6sp1st semester
Van Eekert, Geert
Philosophy of art6sp1st semester
Cools, Arthur
Philosophy of language6sp2nd semester
Leuridan, Bert
Philosophy of religion6sp1st semester
Braeckmans, Luc
Applied ethics6sp1st semester
Van Liedekerke, Luc
 

Research Seminars

Students select three research seminars (18 ECTS-credits) from the list below:

Research seminar metaphysics6sp2nd semester
De Vriese, Herbert
Research seminar ethics6sp1st semester
Van Liedekerke, Luc
Research seminar philosophical psychology6sp1st semester
Reynaert, Peter
Research seminar philosophy of religion6sp2nd semester
Van Herck, Walter
Research seminar esthetics6sp2nd semester
Cools, Arthur
 

Philosophical Electives

Students select 6 ECTS-credits out of the following options:

Bio-ethics6sp2nd semester
Lemmens, Willem
Judaism and philosophy6sp1st semester
Liska, Vivian
Foundations of European culture6sp2nd semester
Vanheeswijck, Guy
Philosophy of technology6sp2nd semester
Opdebeeck, Hendrik
Philosophy of music6sp1st semester
De Munck, Marlies
Philosophy of economics6sp1st semester
Opdebeeck, Hendrik