College of Liberal Arts
Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre on the human subject. Existential phenomenology, knowledge, truth, freedom, personal relations, authenticity and value.
Goals and Diversity
MN Goal Course
MN Goal Designation(s)
Identify and explain the key concepts in Existentialism.
Explain the core themes of Existentialist thought and their historical development.
Compare and contrast the treatment of core themes of Existentialist thought in key existentialist philosophers.
Interpret and analyze key concepts and core themes of Existentialist thought in various literary forms.
Relate key concepts and core themes of Existentialist thought to current issues in the contemporary world.