Department of Philosophy

  • To be able to think logically and develop the spiritual and intellectual life.
  • To cultivate the students to be successful both in social and ethical life.
  • To be a patriotic, good and able citizen of the country.


Staff

Professor

Dr. Thawda Myint
Head
Department of Philosophy

Professors
Dr. Thawda Myint
Ph.D
Dr. Toe Nilar
Ph.D
Associate Professors
Daw Cho Nwe Oo
M.A
Dr. Thura Oo
Ph.D
Dr. Thidar Kyaw
Ph.D
Dr. Thandar Kyin
Ph.D
Lecturers
Dr. Moe Aye Theint
Ph.D
Daw Lyar Wohn Zam Nyaung
M.A


Assistant Lecturers





PROGRAM OF STUDIES

  • The Department offers undergraduate program of study leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree, specializing in Philosophy.
  • The academic B.A programme in philosophy is all conducted in English.


CURRICULUM & SYLLABUS


First Year - First Semester
မ ၁၀၀၁ ျမန္မာစာ
Eng- 1001 English
Phil - 1101 Deductive Logic I
Phil - 1102 Western Philosophy I
မ ၁၀၀၅ ျမန္မာ့ရိုးရာပံုျပင္(၁)
AM - 1001 Aspects of Myanmar (ျမန္မာ့ေရးရာ)
First Year - Second Semester
မ ၁၀၀၂ ျမန္မာစာ
Eng- 1002 English
Phil - 1103 Deductive Logic II
Phil - 1104 Western Philosophy II
မ ၁၀၀၈ ျမန္မာ့ရိုးရာပံုျပင္(၂)
AM - 1002 Aspects of Myanmar (ျမန္မာ့ေရးရာ)

Second Year - First Semester
Eng- 2001 English
Phil - 2101 Eastern Philosophy I
Phil - 2102 Inductive Logic I
Phil - 2103 Contemporary Western Philosophy I
Phil - 2104 The Cultural and Ethical Aspects of Environmental Conservation I
မ ၂၀၀၄ ျမန္မာအမ်ဳိးသမီးစာဆိုမ်ားနွင့္၄င္းတို႔၏စာမ်ား(၁)
Second Year - Second Semester
Eng- 2002 English
Phil - 2106 Eastern Philosophy II
Phil - 2107 Inductive Logic II
Phil - 2108 Contemporary Western Philosophy II
Phil - 2109 The Cultural and Ethical Aspects of Environmental Conservation II
မ ၂၀၀၈ ျမန္မာအမ်ဳိးသမီးစာဆိုမ်ားနွင့္၄င္းတို႔၏စာမ်ား(၂)

Third Year - First Semester
Eng - 3001 English
Phil -3101 Aesthetics I
Phil -3102 Problems of Philosophy I
Phil -3103 Philosophy of History I
Phil -3104 Myanmar Philosophical Thought I
Phil -3106 Ethics I
Third Year - Second Semester
Eng - 3002 English
Phil -3108 Aesthetics II
Phil -3109 Problems of Philosophy II
Phil -3110 Philosophy of History II
Phil -3111 Myanmar Philosophical Thought II
Phil -3113 Ethics II


PROVIDED DEGREES

  • After successfully completing three years course,Bachelor of Arts ( B.A. ). degree will be provided for Philosophy Specialization.

  • TELEVISION PROGRAMMES

    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - First Year
    SNo. Subject Specialization Lesson Name Broadcaster
    1
    Phil-1101 Deductive Logic I,II: The Study of Propositions Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    2
    Phil-1102 Western Philosophy : Introduction to Western Philosophy Daw Thidar Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    3

    Phil-1101 Logic in Practice I:
    Logic
    Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Second Year
    1
    Phil-2101 Eastern Philosophy I;
    The Development of Indian Philosophy
    Dr. Nilar Win ( Professor)(Head)
    2
    Phil-2102 Inductive Logic I:
    The Nature of Induction
    Daw Thidar Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    3
    Phil-2103 Contemporary Western Philosophy I:
    The General Characteristics of Contemporary
    Western Philosophy
    Daw Wai Wai Myint (Associate Professor)
    4
    Phil-2104 The Cultural and Ethical Aspect of Environmental
    Conservation I:
    Introduction to Environmental Conservation

    5
    Phil-2001 History of Western Intellectual Development I:
    Philosophy, Myth and Religion

    6

    Phil-2004 Philosophy of Law I:
    View of Greek Philosophers on Law

    7
    Phil-2003 Aesthetics I:
    The Nature and Scope of Aesthetics
    Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Third Year
    1
    Phil-3101 Aesthetics I:
    The Nature and Scope of Philosophy
    Daw Wai Wai Myint (Associate Professor)
    2
    Phil-3102 Advanced Logic I:
    A Brief History of Logic
    Dr. Nilar Win ( Professor)(Head)
    3
    Phil-3103 Philosophy of History I:
    The Nature of Philosophy of History

    4
    Phil-3104 Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking I:
    Nature and Definition of Ethics
    Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    5

    Phil-3106 Ethics I (Theoretical Ethics):
    The Nature and Sefinition of Ethics
    Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    6

    Phil-3103 Buddhist Culture and Myanmar Traditional Tought: Introductiong Buddhist Culture and Myanmar Traditional Thought


     

    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Fourth Year
    1
    Phil-4101  Philosophy of Religion I:
    Introduction to Philosophy of Religion
    Daw Wai Wai Myint (Associate Professor)
    2
    Phil-4102 Problems of Philosophy I:
    The Nature of Philosophical Problems

    3
    Phil-4103 Philosophy of Science I:
    Introduction to the Nature and History of Science
    Daw Thet Wai Win (Assistant Lecturer)
    4
    Phil-4104 Research Methodology in Philosophy I:
    The Nature and Role of Research in Conceptual Learning

    5

    Phil-4106 The Historical Development of Political Thought I:
    The Nature of Political Thought
    Dr. Nilar Win ( Professor)(Head)
    6

    MS 4104
    Myanmar Culture and Myanmar Ways of Thinking:
    A Study of Causal Relation

    Daw Thidar Win (Assistant Lecturer)

    ACTIVITIES


    CONTACT

    Department of Philosophy

    University of Distance Education, Yangon 47 A Inya Road, Kamaryut Township, Yangon,Myanmar
    YUDE Campus, Building(19)
    (951) 512865
    (951-01-532351) (951-01-533411-14,Ext.23)
    yuderector@mptmail.net.mm
    Last modified: Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 4:52 PM