Perception | 2024

Lead Faculty
Harry Binswanger

Complete coverage of sensory perception. Topics include perception as the inerrant foundation of the conceptual faculty and of conceptual knowledge; the question of the validity of the senses; presentationalism vs. representationalism; the three skeptical attacks on perception; sensations and perception; the (partial) integration of J. J. Gibson’s work on perception with Objectivism; the primacy of perception.

Prerequisites: To enroll in this course students must have completed or be concurrently enrolled in an Objectivism Seminar course. This requirement does not apply to auditors.

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Auditing is a great choice for students who want to attend live lectures, ask questions, and participate in some discussions, but do not want to submit assignments.

A typical auditor is a busy professional or retiree, who finds our courses enriching and seeks to learn from our faculty as a hobby. You do not need to apply to audit, simply pay the tuition fee and you will be automatically enrolled in the course.

$790.00

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Graded students in this course are expected to attend lectures and discussion sections, and also to submit assignments to the faculty. Assignments will be graded and given feedback.

To enter this course as a graded student, you must be accepted into the graded program of Ayn Rand University and achieve the necessary prerequisites. Your annual tuition covers as many courses as you wish to take. Most accepted students are granted scholarships, which substantially defray their tuition cost.

Scholarships Available

Tuesday and Wednesdays, 12 – 1:15 PM PT

Live Class

January 16, 2023

Start Date

Lead Faculty

Open

Registration

200

Level

q2

Quarter

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