Introduction to Philosophy School
The predecessor of philosophy School of Liaoning University is the Department of philosophy of Liaoning University,renamed as the School of Philosophy and Public Administration of Liaoning University on April 11, 2000 and on July 19, 2019, the Standing Committee of the Party committee of Liaoning University decided to establish it as Philosophy School of Liaoning University.
At present, the college has the Department of philosophy, Puhe Teaching Department, Research Institute of Oriental Philosophy,Basic Theory Research Center of Philosophy (the key research base of Humanities and Social Sciences in Liaoning Province), Yongxing Buddhist Research Center, Sinology Education Research Center, and Taoism and Chinese Traditional Culture Research Institute.At present, the college confers doctoral degree in philosophy, post doctoral mobile station in philosophy, and confers master's degree in philosophy.
The college has 37 staff, including 28 full-time teachers and 9 administrative assistants. Among the full-time teachers, there are 7 doctoral supervisors, 18 professors and associate professors, and 92% of them have doctoral degrees or are studying for doctorates.
The college has one undergraduate major in philosophy. Philosophy is a characteristic specialty of the Ministry of education and a model specialty of Liaoning Province. Philosophy is a provincial key discipline in Liaoning Province, and has been upgraded to the level of characteristic discipline construction. Over the years, the college has established friendly exchange relations with many universities in the United States, Japan, South Korea and other countries. In recent years, college graduates are mainly distributed in the party and government organs, scientific research institutions, enterprises and institutions.
Introduction to Philosophy Major
This major aims to cultivate talents with high quality of philosophy theory and systematic professional basic knowledge, who can not only become professional talents in philosophy research, but also become applied and compound talents in practical work of state organs, enterprises and institutions.In recent years, nearly half of the graduates have been admitted as postgraduates by Peking University, Renmin University of China, Beijing Normal University, Central Party school and Jilin University.
Main courses: introduction to philosophy, history of Marxist philosophy, history of Chinese philosophy, history of western philosophy, modern western philosophy, modern Chinese philosophy, philosophy of science and technology, introduction to original works of Marxist philosophy, introduction to original works of foreign philosophy, introduction to original works of Chinese philosophy, psychology, ethics, religion, etc.