Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the amalgam of philosophical and religious ideas that led to Christianity.
  2. Explain how Augustine introduced phenomenology to philosophy.
  3. Discuss how the “lost works” of Greek philosophy were not really lost to Islamic scholars.
  4. Trace the role of women scholars from the Middle Ages to rise of Humanism.
  5. Summarize the structure and courses of the medieval university.
  6. Identify the ingredients that were combined to create moral philosophy in the late Middle Ages.
  7. Compare the Black Plague to COVID-19.
  8. List the necessary precursors to rise of science.