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Philosophy, Science and Religion mark three of the most fundamental modes of thinking about the world and our place in it. Are these modes incompatible? Put another way: is the intellectually responsible thing to do to ‘pick sides’ and identify with one of these approaches at the exclusion of others? Or, are they complementary or mutually supportive? As is typical of questions of such magnitude, the devil is in the details. For example, it is important to work out what is really distinctive about each of these ways of inquiring about the world. In order to gain some clarity here, we’ll be investigating what some of the current leading thinkers in philosophy, science and religion are actually doing. This course, entitled ‘Science and Philosophy’, is the first of three related courses in our Philosophy, Science and Religion Online series. The first launch is now closed to enrolments. We will launch a new version of the course in July 2018. The course will address four themes each presented by guest lecturers: 1. Are Science and Religion in conflict? (Professor Michael Murray, Franklin & Marshall) 2. Neuroscience and Free Will (Professor Al Mele, Florida State) 3. Creationism and Evolutionary Biology--Science or Pseudo-science? (Dr. Mark Harris and Dr. David de Pomerai, University of Edinburgh) 4. Do Scientific claims constitute absolute truths? (Professor Martin Kusch, University of Vienna) The second and third courses in the Philosophy, Science and Religion series are ‘Philosophy and Religion’ and ‘Religion and Science’. They may be taken in any order and completing all three courses will give you a broader understanding of this fascinating topic. Look for: • Philosophy, Science and Religion II: Philosophy and Religion • Philosophy, Science and Religion III: Religion and Science Check out our trailer to hear more: You can also follow us on Twitter at and you can follow the hashtag #psrmooc...

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13 nov. 2017

A very interesting course and it has given a great knowleddge to me about the concept of science and religion . just amazed and the professors taught this in a very impressive way . very nyccc .


13 mai 2017

Fine course, nice references for further reading, clear and nice instructors. Only two where a little odd: Statis Psillos, talking too fast, and Conor Cunningham, a bit too theatrical.

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par John V T

2 juin 2017

Excellent Course. Well done

par Andrea S

4 avr. 2021

It was very interesting.

par Rubén G G

11 sept. 2020

Excelente, me encantó :)

par patricia m m

31 mai 2017

O curso é espetacular!

par Winston A W

28 nov. 2020

Excellent, thank you.

par Aakriti S

28 oct. 2020

it was a great course

par Carroll K

16 janv. 2022

v​ery imformative

par Jacob P

24 juil. 2017

Very interesting!

par Asif S B

18 avr. 2017

Brilliant course!

par louis f d m p s

20 févr. 2017

Very formative!!!

par Robin B

26 janv. 2017

Awesome course =)

par Karthik H

13 mai 2021


par Andrii B

24 mai 2018

Very good course

par Ануфриева А А

29 janv. 2018

Great! Thank you


23 mai 2019

excelente curso

par Ruben F

29 juil. 2020

Amazing course


17 juin 2020

awesome course

par David P

5 mai 2017

Great course !

par Laura O

28 janv. 2019

fun and easy

par Paccelli Z

14 nov. 2017


par nalany

25 févr. 2019


par René D N A

28 janv. 2019

muy bueno

par Hamid S

29 août 2017


par arnoldo a m

19 mars 2022


par Sergio G

4 sept. 2017

to do...