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Learner Career Outcomes

26%

started a new career after completing these courses

22%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

12%

got a pay increase or promotion
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Approx. 19 hours to complete
English

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The University of Edinburgh

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

What is Philosophy?

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 47 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Morality: Objective, Relative or Emotive?

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 44 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

What is Knowledge? And Do We Have Any?

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 56 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Week 2 review: Lesson Choices

1 hour to complete
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Do We Have an Obligation to Obey the Law?

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 27 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Should You Believe What You Hear?

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 25 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Week 3 review: Lesson Choices

1 hour to complete
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Minds, Brains and Computers

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 57 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Are Scientific Theories True?

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 29 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Week 4 review: Lesson Choices

1 hour to complete

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