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The course deals the place of the concept of institution in contemporary culture.
a) Knowledge objectives: the course deals the place of philosophy in the contemporary culture and the relationship between philosophy and society;
b) Competence objectives: students have to master the concepts and notions acquired during the course;
Familiarity with the philosophical language. Basic knowledge in the different fields of philosophy.
Partecipation and other educational methods that encourage critical thinking and a desire to learn.
Title of course: Subjects and institutions.
Type of Assessment
The final examination aims at ascertaining the student's actual level of knowledge and understanding. This is a conversation with the teacher held without books and notes, focused on various topics related to the content of the course (see learning objectives). Particular attention will be adressed to the assessment of the student's abilities of contextualization and critical analysis.
A study of the concept of organization as complex phenomena.