Apr 19, 2020
Excellent course. This course has opened up ancient philosophy to me and made it accessible. I feel I have finished the course a good understanding of such keys texts as Plato's Republic and Timaeus.
Mar 09, 2016
Good intro to early Greek philosophy. Dr Meyer has a simple and subtly humorous approach to the material. Dr Meyer makes the subject approachable so that the student wants to do further reading.
By Ozan D•
May 02, 2020
It was a nice course, I successfully completed all the weeks and wrote my graduation assignment, but I did not get the certificate of the course, it is a lot with the money of my country. I wish there was a more reasonable turret.
By Orville C•
Jun 17, 2020
This is a very nice introduction to the ancient Greek philosophers and their contributions to how we understand the world around us. I recognize that modern religions reflect many of the Ancient Greeks' thoughts.
By Alejandro C D•
Jun 10, 2020
It is an extremely profitable course because it introduces us to the thinking of the pioneers of philosophy, which has become a cultural tradition that has established the foundations of today's civilization.
By Jackson H•
Mar 18, 2018
This course is pretty good. I'm not a fan of peer reviewing, I'd rather have TA's do it, but I realize that is logistically impossible. Other than that the professor is pretty good and makes phil
Mar 08, 2016
Before this course the topic of philosophy had never appealed to me, while from now on it turns out to be an interesting subject. A wonderful introduction to ancient philosophy of Greece !
By Patrícia R P•
May 02, 2020
I am immensely grateful for shared knowledgeability. This course was an incredibly gratifying experience that serves as an introduction to the magnificent world of philosophy!
By Marie P•
Mar 12, 2018
Ordered, Structural and a good set of information to cover in 4 weeks! The only thing I missed every now and then was enthusiasm, but furthermore an awesome course!
By Greg G•
Aug 11, 2016
Dr. Meyer is a systematic and thorough presenter, and does an excellent job of making the material accessible, without oversimplifying.
By Tim B•
May 02, 2016
Intuitive, clear and logical progression through important ideas in early Western thought, surprisingly fresh and relevant today.
By Ping Z•
Sep 27, 2016
Very interesting and challenging. I need to spend a lot of time on the reading assignment, but I enjoyed the reading very much.
By Yingyi Z•
Apr 22, 2019
Very straightforward course. The professor explains things well, and I found this a very good intro to ancient philosophy.
By Axel L•
Aug 10, 2016
...excellent course for beginners but also for advanced - you will get always a new point of view.
May 26, 2020
I loved it. I give four stars only because I think that presential courses are better.
By David M•
Jun 05, 2016
A good introduction to Ancient Greek Philosophy, though not as in depth as it could be
Dec 13, 2019
I think it was an enriching course. Though not many other students to engage with.
By Alina S•
Jun 02, 2016
everything is fine but the music before each lecture is so loud and annoying
By Louise H•
Jun 03, 2020
Maybe a little boring at the end but I very enjoyed the final task !
By Chatziiosifidis A•
Sep 16, 2017
Very interesting , well designed and presented, introductory course
By Clotilde D•
Feb 02, 2019
Great course, interesting topics and explanations, thanks !
By Francisco L•
Jun 26, 2019
Very interesting but some parts too solid.
By Vimal K•
Jul 20, 2020
Loved the way Dr Susan's way of explaining.
By Leonidas T•
Mar 11, 2016
Very interesting and well structure course.
By Warren C•
Apr 18, 2019
Good background for further exploration.
By Dennis D•
Oct 29, 2020
Good overview of these philosophers.
By Almis P S•
Jun 14, 2016
Interesting material well presented.