Logic and Epistemology of the Social Sciences

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
Logic and Epistemology of the Social Sciences aims at providing graduate students with the conceptual and theoretical tools to master foundational and methodological issues in the social sciences. In particular, students are expected to develop a capacity for analyzing, discussing, and applying key concepts and methods in the ontology and epistemology of social sciences, as well as to acquire a basic knowledge of issues in the cognitive sciences that are relevant to social research.
The course is reserved to students of the NASP PhD programs in Political Studies, Economic Sociology and Labour Studies, and Sociology and Methodology of Social Research.
Mandatory for students of the PhD programs in Political Studies
Assessment methods
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in June 2021, until 25 May 2021
  • for courses starting in July 2021, until 25 June 2021
  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


For help please contact phd@unimi.it