As an introduction, the course aims at broadening the research on Marxism philosophy. And it is led with a primary principle.
First, the course applies the method which combines the history, the arguments with the lucubrations, lays the foundation on the history and lucubrations, and focuses on the arguments. By doing so, it introduces the basic knowledge, basic lucubrations and basic theories.
Second, the course stands upon the current situation, it leads the students to seize some central issues of the study on philosophy.
Third, according to the principle that is to integrate the academic and the reality, the course concentrates on some big issues which the social practice has put forward.
Fourth, it is advocated that interaction and communication of the teachers and students. On the basis of debates in class and some reading out of class, it motivates the students to learn and enhances the ability to think and reflect.