Religion, Philosophy & Ethics


The RPE course at the University of Gloucestershire.

Welcome to new RPE students!

As we approach the start of term – a quick post to welcome all the RPE students joining us! There are loads of archives here of posts – and will be new ones shortly… In the meantime, feel […]

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“studying philosophy may soon be worth more than computer science”

As AI destroys jobs, those with philosophy degrees, Tech entrepreneur Mark Cuban thinks the world will need philosophy graduates – read the full story at https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/20/mark-cuban-philosophy-degree-will-be-worth-more-than-computer-science.html

  Uncategorised 26 February 2018  

One must imagine (lego) Sisyphus happy

“The struggle itself toward the heights is enough to fill a man’s heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy.” – Albert Camus (From the excellent @ethicsinbricks)

  Uncategorised 14 December 2017  

RPE Students – if you are graduating this November – graduation tea party…

School of Liberal & Performing Arts Class of 2017 – All graduating students Please join staff and fellow graduates and their families in the FCH Chapel for tea, cakes and the presentation of prizes, from 2.00pm – 3.00pm. […]

  Uncategorised 23 October 2017  

Open Day..

More Open Days in the Sun.. 

  Uncategorised 30 June 2017  

Religion, Philosophy & Ethics Field Trip – a little video..

Made on this year’s trip to Spain, with one of our Second Year students – Chris.

  Spain 20 June 2017  

Buddhism Series: Life of the Buddha

From our series of new videos, a discussion on the Life of the Buddha, with David Webster and Peter Kernaghan. Learn more about our Religion, Philosophy & Ethics degree at https://uniofglos.blog/rpe/ 

  buddhism 10 June 2017  

Buddhism Series: What is Theravada Buddhism?

From our series of new videos, a discussion on Theravada Buddhism: The material at http://www.accesstoinsight.org/theravada.html may also be useful.Learn more about our Religion, Philosophy & Ethics degree at https://uniofglos.blog/rpe/ 

  buddhism 2 June 2017  

Buddhism Series: The Tripitaka

From our series of new videos, a discussion on the Tripitaka in Buddhism with David Webster and Peter Kernaghan. See more at http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/ Learn more about our Religion, Philosophy & Ethics degree at https://uniofglos.blog/rpe/   

  buddhism 25 May 2017  

Buddhism Series: Fourth Noble Truth

From our series of new videos, a discussion on the Fourth Noble Truth: The material at http://www.accesstoinsight.org/ptf/dhamma/sacca/sacca4/index.html may also be useful.Learn more about our Religion, Philosophy & Ethics degree at https://uniofglos.blog/rpe/ 

  buddhism 23 May 2017