At the start of this course the student should have acquired the following competences:
- competences corresponding the final attainment level of secondary school
an active knowledge of
a passive knowledge of
specific prerequisites for this course
The teachers are aware that the students in the faculty of sciences are not used to dealing with the kind of philosophical material presented in the course. The handbook chosen does not require any background knowledge, and contains a glossary of philosophical terms. The teacher will regularly check for problems in understanding the material and will immediately fill in any possible gaps in background knowledge necessary to follow the course.