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Archived Curricula Guide 2012–2015
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FILAPRO Proseminar 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Philosophy
Person in charge
Preceding studies
Basic studies in philosophy
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Curricula 2011 – 2012
PHILPRO1 Proseminar I 7 ECTS

Learning outcomes

The participants are capable of writing clear and well argued philosophical texts, to give comments on philosophical papers and presentations and to discuss philosophical themes.


The good practices of philosophical argumentation are discussed in the proseminar. The student writes a paper, acts as an opponent of another participant's paper and takes part in philosophical discussion.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work  5 ECTS
In Finnish

Arvioinnissa otetaan huomioon
- itselaadittu proseminaariesitelmä
- toisen esitemän opponointi
- aktiivinen osallistuminen keskusteluun

Independent study: basics of argumentation analysis and the formal requirements of a philosophical paper.
Writing one presentation, detailed examination of one presentation and active participation in discussion.
The student’s personal study plan (HOPS) is also checked in the proseminar.



Belongs to following study modules

School of Social Sciences and Humanities
School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Intermediate Studies (Philosophy)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
For Open University students only
School of Social Sciences and Humanities