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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Aristotle’s Categories

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 49 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Introduction to Aristotle5m
Subjects and Predicates8m
Universals and Particulars8m
Substance and Subject11m
Subjects of Change8m
1 reading
Aristotle's Categories10m
2 practice exercises
Subjects and Predicates30m
Substances & Subjects30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Aristotle's Natural Philosophy

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 57 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
6 videos
Nature12m
Is Form or Matter Nature?5m
The Four Causes10m
Natural Teleology10m
Soul As Cause8m
2 readings
Aristotle's Physics10m
Aristotle's On the Soul10m
3 practice exercises
Change & Nature30m
Causes in Nature30m
Aristotelian Souls30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Aristotle's Ethics

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 83 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
The First Mover of the Cosmos9m
The Unmoved Mover10m
The Goal of Life7m
What Are You Doing With Your Life?6m
Happiness and Living Well9m
Pleasure and the Human Function9m
Virtue of Character8m
Godlike Virtue10m
2 readings
Aristotle's Metaphysics10m
Aristotle's Ethics10m
2 practice exercises
The Unmoved Mover30m
Aristotle's Ethics30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Epicureanism

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 66 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
Nature and the Gods9m
Therapeutic Philosophy9m
Death Is Nothing To Us6m
What's Wrong With Death?7m
Ataraxia8m
Restricting Desire7m
Enduring Pain8m
4 readings
The Letter to Menoeceus10m
The Letter of Epicurus to Herodotus10m
On the nature of the gods10m
Principal Doctrines10m
2 practice exercises
Gods and Death30m
Pleasure and Pain30m

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