Introduction to scholasticism


Dive into the profound world of medieval philosophy with our course 'Introduction to Scholasticism'. Unlock the secrets of Scholastic thought, where faith meets reason, and explore the enduring impact of this intellectual tradition on Western philosophy. Ideal for philosophy students, history enthusiasts, and academics, this course takes you on a journey through the essential teachings of notable scholars like Thomas Aquinas and William of Ockham. Engage with the key philosophical concepts, the scholastic method, and the historical context that shaped this pivotal era. Enroll now to gain a comprehensive understanding of Scholasticism's legacy. Your search for an authoritative course on medieval philosophy, Scholastic thinkers, Catholic theology, and the synthesis of Aristotelian philosophy ends here.

What you will learn

By the end of this course, learners will have a comprehensive understanding of Scholasticism, including its historical context, key philosophical concepts, and its impact on subsequent philosophical movements.

Course program

Foundations of Scholasticism
Aristotelian Influence in Scholasticism
Key Figures and Their Contributions to Scholasticism
Methodology and Reasoning in Scholasticism
Integration of Faith and Reason in Scholasticism
Legacy, Reception, and Influence of Scholasticism