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DIS Copenhagen - Philosophy
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
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Areas of Study:
Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, Philosophy, Research
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Program:
Affiliated
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Language of Instruction:
English
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Housing Options:
Apartment, Homestay, Residence Hall
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Class Eligibility:
3. Junior, 4. Senior
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Credit Type:
Pass/Fail
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Program Type:
Study
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Minimum GPA:
3.0
Program Description:
Program Description:
Philosophy 
Study European philosophy, past and present. This program places you at the European roots of wonder and awe, and gives you an understanding of both the history of ideas and critical contemporary discourse.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS 
  • Study philosophical theory and learn to nuance your own philosophical views as you partake in ongoing intellectual exploration
  • Meet with local university students and experts to discuss continental philosophy and further your understanding of material debated in class
  • Travel with your class and DIS faculty on course-integrated Study Tours, where you follow the steps of great continental European thinkers and discover the locales that saw the birth of some of the world’s most significant ideas
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IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
It’s a good fit if you study:
  • Classics
  • Ethics
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies

CORE COURSE

Religious Mythos and Philosophical Logos 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
In this course we explore the function of myth and the emergence of the rational philosophical mind. We begin with the great poets, philosophers, and prophets of Ancient Greece, including Homer, Sophocles, and Plato and conclude with works from the modern Continental thinkers: Hegel, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Heidegger.
Week-Long Study Tour: Athens 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Northern Germany-Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Visit our website for a full list of additional elective courses!

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2019 12/14/2019
Academic Year 2019-2020 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2019 05/09/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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