The philosophical conception of the human being


This course explores the historical debate on human nature, the human being as subject and object of philosophical experience, the problem of the self and personal identity, philosophical conceptions of the human being, the limits of the human and the concept of transhumanism, and the 'Other' in philosophical discourse.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a deep understanding of the historical and contemporary philosophical conceptions of the human being, as well as the ability to critically analyze and evaluate different perspectives on human nature and identity.

Course program

The Historical Debate on Human Nature
The Human Being as Subject and Object of Philosophical Experience
The Problem of the Self and Personal Identity in Philosophy
Philosophical Conceptions of the Human Being
The Limits of the Human and the Concept of Transhumanism
The Concept of the 'Other' in Philosophical Discourse