This undergraduate double degree program in Philosophy allows students from la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) to do part of their studies in the Universidad Completense in Madrid and vice-versa. The objective of this course is to train graduates with basic philosophical knowledge of both historical and systematic nature, giving them the capacity to identify, analyze, criticize and improve the ideas that make up the contemporary world. Graduates should be capable of transmitting philosophical knowledge in the different educational and training fields and sectors where they are demanded. Some of the courses include: History of the contemporary world, Political Philosophy I, Philosophical Anthropology I, Fundamental ontology, History of ancient philosophy, Contemporary literature, Basic psychology, Esthetic, Philosophical Anthropology II and Medieval Philosophy's history.
SLU has promoted philosophical thinking for almost two hundred years. SLU-Madrid’s program in philosophy is categorised by a diversity of methodologies and interests.
SLU-Madrid’s teaching staff have strong backgrounds of scholarly achievement in many fields of philosophy, including socio-political philosophy and ethics. Students will learn to value the rich history of philosophy because their courses include information from four historical periods (medieval, modern, ancient and contemporary).
Saint Louis University-Madrid offers a full assortment of courses in philosophy, including courses on Spanish philosophy, business ethics, the meaning of life, medical ethics and Latin American philosophy. Courses that satisfy SLU’s liberal arts core conditions count toward both the philosophy major and minor.