Course: Introduction to Kant´s Philosophy II

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Course title Introduction to Kant´s Philosophy II
Course code KFI/KAFI2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Sikora Ondřej, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Methods of individual activities
Learning outcomes
The second part of the Introduction to Kant's philosophy will be devoted to Kant's practical philosophy, in particular to his ethics as it is presented in his Groundwork in the Metaphysics of Morals. The topics will be interpreted in the light of the contemporary discussion of the Kantian paradigm in analytic ethics that is being nourished by the revived ethics of virtue.


Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

Recommended literature
  • Chotaš, J., Karásek, J. Kantův kategorický imperativ. Praha, 2005.
  • Kant, I. Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten.
  • Kant, I. Kritika praktického rozumu. Praha, 1944.
  • Kant, I. Základy metafyziky mravů. Praha, 1976.
  • Robert Johnson. Kant's Moral Philosophy. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2008.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy Philosophy (2013) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer