+
CSU Global Course Equivalent Credits Sophia Course
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities 3 Approaches to Studying Religions Approaches to Studying Religions
Rating
492
$329
Arts & Humanities 3 Art History I Art History I
Rating
142
$329
Arts & Humanities 3 Art History II
New
Art History II
Rating
21
$329
Arts & Humanities 3 Introduction to Ethics Introduction to Ethics
Rating
281
$329
Elective
Elective credit and prerequisite knowledge for ACT300 3 Accounting Accounting
Rating
122
$329
Elective 3 Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Rating
466
$329
Elective 1 Developing Effective Teams
Free
Developing Effective Teams
Rating
1663
FREE
Elective 3 Introduction to Business Introduction to Business
Rating
413
$329
Elective 3 Project Management Project Management
Rating
248
$329
Elective 1 The Essentials of Managing Conflict
Free
The Essentials of Managing Conflict
Rating
1944
FREE
Elective 3 Visual Communications Visual Communications
Rating
303
$329
Math and Science
MTH122 College Algebra 3 College Algebra College Algebra
Rating
302
$329
BIO121 without lab 3 Environmental Science Environmental Science
Rating
183
$329
Natural & Physical Science 3 Human Biology Human Biology
Rating
311
$329
MTH156 3 Introduction to Statistics Introduction to Statistics
Rating
464
$329
Social Science
Social & Behavioral Science Credit 3 Introduction to Psychology Introduction to Psychology
Rating
484
$329
SOC101 3 Introduction to Sociology Introduction to Sociology
Rating
48
$329
Social & Behavioral Science Credit 3 Macroeconomics Macroeconomics
Rating
59
$329
Social & Behavioral Science Credit 3 Microeconomics Microeconomics
Rating
90
$329
HST201 3 US History I US History I
Rating
114
$329
HST202 3 US History II US History II
Rating
54
$329

Course for Credit at CSU Global

Ancient Greek Philosophers

Ancient Greek Philosophers

Are values relative or absolute? What is truth? The ancient Greek philosophers were among the first to ask fundamental questions about human existence, and this course provides an overview of key figures such as Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle and examines their role in shaping history and society. The course will also apply philosophical lenses to analyze some of life’s “big questions “ with new depth and perspective. Full Description

  • Guaranteed Credit Transfer to CSU Global
  • 3 semester credits at CSU Global
  • CSU Global Equivalency: Humanities General
  • Category: Arts & Humanities

Or call 1-800-341-0327
No Credit Card Required

...OR GO AHEAD AND BUY IT NOW

You can get started for just $79 using our 3-part Payment Plan. Learn More

Benefits


Guaranteed to transfer to CSU Global.

No Textbooks, Subscriptions or Hidden Fees

Everything you need to succeed is built right into our Sophia courses; there are no textbooks to buy, monthly subscriptions to pay for or any other added fees.

Free Trial & 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

Sophia offers all of our students a free trial to make sure our courses are right for you. Sophia wants you to be completely satisfied with your learning experience. We offer a 30 day money back guarantee.

Payment Plan

We offer a 3 part payment plan option to provide flexibility and allow students to fit courses into their budget.

Start Instantly

There is no need to wait for the first day of class; with Sophia you can sign up and instantly start your education.

Learning Built for Your Life and Your Schedule

You pick your start date and work at your own pace on your phone, tablet or computer.

Complementary Learning Coach Support

Call, email or live chat with our team of friendly and knowledgeable Learning Coaches.

Description

Course marketing page

Are values relative or absolute? What is truth? The ancient Greek philosophers were among the first to ask fundamental questions about human existence, and Sophia's Ancient Greek Philosophers course provides an overview of key figure such as Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, and examines their role in shaping history and society. The course will also apply philosophical lenses to analyze some of life's "big questions" with new depth and perspective.

Assessments & Grading
This is a pass/fail course. You'll complete 4 Challenge assessments (these are like quizzes) and 1 Milestone assessment (this is like a test) with an overall score of 70% or better.

Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course you'll be able to:

  • Recognize the value of the study of philosophy and its application to everyday life
  • Identify the nature and significance of the major branches of philosophical inquiry
  • Understand the general philosophical positions and arguments of key ancient Greek philosophers
  • Understand the impact that ancient philosophical theories have had on history and society
  • Apply good philosophical logic, reasoning, and critical thinking skills
  • Compare and contrast various philosophical approaches to essential philosophical questions
  • Apply philosophical approaches to real world situations

Reviews

Rating
360 Student Reviews
Rating
by Juan Hiton V. on August 19, 2019
this would have been better if there were video lectures
Rating
by BRANDIE T. on August 18, 2019
Easy class with great information. If you need an elective I highly suggest you take this class. Only took me 3 hours!
Rating
by Lea M. on August 17, 2019
Awesome
Rating
by Aubrey U. on August 14, 2019
The course is very easy I finished It in a day. Just read the martial and if you get the names mixed up for the finale test you are able to flip back to review. These classes are set up so you can pass all you have to do is read and if you are not sure just go back and reread or skim the section to find the answer.
Rating
by joshua w. on August 13, 2019
The class was very difficult and required advanced critical thinking skills.
Rating
by Taylor S. on August 12, 2019
I thoroughly enjoyed the discussion of Socrates' final judgments in Athens. Just excellent.
Rating
by Adeline C. on August 12, 2019
Nice class
Rating
by Madison H. on August 8, 2019
The course was fine, but the way the questions were written and the way to chapter was written made it difficult to be confident in your answer.

FAQ

  • Q: Does Sophia accept third-party payment for tuition, such as financial aid or military benefits?
    A: Sophia courses are not eligible for most third party payment methods, and must be paid for by credit or debit card. Tuition is due at the time of course registration. Sophia offers both full and partial payment plans as part of the registration process.
  • Q: When do the courses start and how long do I have to complete a course?
    A: You choose your own start date and have 60 days to complete each course. However, because the courses are self-paced, you can complete them in fewer than 60 days.
  • Q: Where do I get the textbooks for my course?
    A: You do not need any textbooks for Sophia courses. All material is taught by video and text-based tutorials that are in the course room, and are included in the cost.
  • Q: How am I graded in the course?
    A: Your overall score is derived from how you do on two types of assessments: Challenges, which are formative assessments, and Milestones, which are summative assessments. Sophia’s English Composition I, Foundations of English Composition, and Public Speaking courses also include written assignments, called Touchstones, that also contribute to your overall score.
  • Q: How do I know which courses I should take?
    A: Consult with your academic adviser at your university to determine specifically which Sophia courses could fit into your program. You can download the course syllabus directly from our site to share with your school advisor.

Oh no. Please don't go.

TRY INTRODUCTION TO Ancient Greek Philosophers FOR FREE!

No Credit Card Required