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Info 2024/2025

Duration 3 years
CFU 180
Class L-5
Classe delle lauree in FILOSOFIA (PHILOSOPHY)
Access Free access
Locations GENOVA
Language Italian
Teaching mode Frontale
Head of programme FEDERICO ZUOLO
Taxes and fees From 0 to 3,000 a year. Find out if you qualify for grants ed exemptions
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The course in brief


The three-year course of study in Philosophy includes within it several research directions:

  • epistemological
  • historical-theoretical
  • ethical-political
  • psycho-pedagogical

Advances critical and in-depth knowledge of the history of philosophical and scientific thought through reading classic works and thematic exercises.

Prepares for the analysis of problems and the use of argumentative modes for the formation of critical judgment on the subjects under study.

Learning by doing

Frontal lectures, seminar meetings and written reports on major classical works.

Exercises on the original language texts.

Participation in conferences organized by the Department of Antiquities, Philosophy, History - DAFIST - and the School.

Professional outlets

Secondary school teaching - continuing with the LM in Philosophical Methodologies - in the respective classes: A18 (Philosophy and Humanities, former 36A) and A19 (History and Philosophy, former 37A).


Public administration.

Cultural promotion centers.


  • Bioethics, public ethics, work ethics, communication ethics
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  • Analysis of the topics of the natural and logical-mathematical sciences, in the perspective
    Of a critical judgment on epistemological disciplines
  • Analysis of the themes of the sciences of man and society, in order to learn to develop a critical judgment
    on psychological, pedagogical and sociological disciplines
  • Analysis of the themes of the language and cognitive sciences
  • Analysis of the philosophical themes of the communication and information sciences
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Dear students, dear students, the faculty of the Course of Study in Philosophy welcome you to a community not only of academics but also of critical discussion


Federico Zuolo

Where we are

Department of Antiquities, Philosophy, History - DAFIST

Educational Secretariat
. Via Balbi 4 - 3rd floor
16126 Genoa
+39 010 209 51444

Studies of teachers
Via Balbi 2 - 4 - 6
16126 Genoa

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You will find the contact details of the following reference offices helpful:

Humanities Student Single Desk

Via Balbi 4 - ground floor
16126 Genoa
+39 010 209 51690

To get information about:

  • Registrations and Enrollments; Transfers; Course Transfers
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  • recognitions from previous careers
  • admission to pathways aimed at enrollment in master's degrees (Bridge Careers)
  • resumption of Studies
  • Suspension and Renunciation of Studies
  • request for certificates
  • request for duplicates
  • enrollment in individual educational activities

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