Moral Philosophy (2017/2018)

Course code
4S00765
Name of lecturer
Andrea Nicolini
Coordinator
Andrea Nicolini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-FIL/03 - MORAL PHILOSOPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IIA dal Feb 26, 2018 al Apr 21, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The objective of the course is to conceptualize some ethical aspects that underlie moral philosophy as a theoretical and practical discipline. At the end of the course the student should be able to show a personal and critical thought concerning moral issues.

Syllabus

The course intends to map different moments of moral education:
1-Ancient Greece (Plato)
2-Christianity
3-Philosophical-libertarian (Nietzsche)
4-Perverted (Deleuze)

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
A. Nicolini Lascia ch'io pianga: Il masochismo tra cinema, filosofia e psicoanalisi Orthotes 2017
Michel Foucault La volontà di sapere Feltrinelli 2005
Platone Simposio o Sull'Amore Feltrinelli 1995

Assessment methods and criteria

In order to pass the exam, students will need to show that:
- they possess a sufficient knowledge of the issues, the conceptual instruments, the great outlines of the commented texts.
- they possess the capacity to retrace and elaborate with sufficient accuracy and subjectivation the texts and their conceptuale perspectives.

The competence of all students, either those who attended the course or those who didn’t, will be ascertained by means of an oral examination. The final score will be expressed in /30s.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018