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The course begins with an introduction to metaphysics. Youll explore its connection to physics before looking at the discipline in further detail. Metaphysics is all about discovering what reality is. To give you further insight into this youll learn about the structure of reality. From here youll become familiar with the central questions asked in metaphysics, such as: What is existence? What is identity? What are space and time?
Studying the Metaphysics Foundation Diploma Course, youll explore cosmology, with examples from philosophers, astronomers and religions, along with a major part of metaphysics, the philosophy of mind, and the various theories that claim to explain how our minds work in relation to our bodies and the wider world. The course also covers free will, asking important questions on the topic: Does it exist? Or are we pre-determined to do what we do? Do we really have free choice? Discover what various theories have to say.
Youll delve into the relationship between metaphysics and science, as the course asks whether they are compatible or not and if they can work together. The course also considers whether metaphysics is really valid, and explores the ideas of thinkers who support metaphysics, and those who think it cant be used to understand reality.
Along with covering the questions that metaphysics asks, youll also be guided through the history of this form of philosophy. Youll explore the thoughts of Western philosophers, such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle, along with modern philosophers, rationalism, and analytical philosophy. The Metaphysics Foundation Diploma Course also considers Eastern philosophy, as you look at classical Chinese, African, Indian and Buddhist metaphysical ideas.
The course rounds out with a short selection of other theories in metaphysics. These include feminist metaphysics, various types of solipsism and more theisms than you can count!
Outcome / Qualification etc.
This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.
Upon completion of your course assessments, you willreceive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence.
Training Course Content
Module 1 An Introduction to Metaphysics (contentteam)
Module 2 Central Questions of Metaphysics (contentteam)
Module 3 What is Metaphysical Cosmology? (contentteam)
Module 4 Mind or Matter? (contentteam)
Module 5 Does Free Will Exist? (contentteam)
Module 6 Metaphysics and Science (contentteam)
Module 7 Is Metaphysics Really Valid? (contentteam)
Module 8 History of Western Metaphysics (contentteam)
Module 9 History of International Metaphysics (contentteam)
Module 10 A Selection of Other Metaphysics Theories (contentteam)
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