My courses

List of courses I have taught at universities

Complete courses:

Chinese Philosophy (6 ECTS – co-taught with Dr. Vytis Silius), Intensive Seminar for Nordic-Baltic Symposia MA students, Vilnius University, December 2017.
Confucianism (6 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2017.
Introduction to Asian Philosophy (10 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, spring 2016.
Chinese Cinema (5 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2012, autumn 2014.
Chinese Religion (10 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2013, spring 2018.
Chinese Philosophy (10 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2012.
Chinese Philosophy and Religion (10 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2010.
Chinese Philosophy (6 ECTS), Faculty of Social Sciences, Bifrost University, Iceland, summer 2010.
Ethics East and West (5 ECTS, 50%), Department of Philosophy, University of Helsinki, Finland, October 2010.
Modern Philosophy from Galileo to Kant (6 ECTS), Faculty of Social Sciences, Bifrost University, Iceland, spring 2009.
History of China II – from the Opium Wars to the present (6 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, spring 2008, spring 2009, spring 2010, spring 2011, spring 2013, spring 2014, autumn 2015, autumn 2017.
Chinese Culture and Society (6 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2007, autumn 2008, spring 2010, spring 2011, spring 2013, spring 2014, spring 2015.
History of China I – from antiquity to the Opium Wars (6 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2007, autumn 2008, autumn 2009, autumn 2011, autumn 2012, autumn 2013, autumn 2014, autumn 2016.
Introduction to the Philosophy of John Dewey (visiting professor, 5 lectures) Department of Philosophy, Jilin University, Changchun, China, June 2008.
Western Images of China I-II, Confucianism and Chinese Buddhism (visiting professor, 4 lectures), Graduate Program in Contemporary International Relations History, Jilin University, Changchun, June 2008.
Fundamental Traits of Chinese Philosophy (Erasmus exchange teacher, 4 lectures), Department of Chinese Studies, University College Cork, Ireland, February 2008.
Elements of Chinese Philosophy (Erasmus exchange teacher, 3 lectures), Department of Philosophy, Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy, December 2007.
Philosophy of Education (6 ECTS), Faculty of Education, University of Akureyri, Iceland, spring 2006, spring 2007.
Ethics and Life Skills (6 ECTS), Faculty of Education, University of Akureyri, Iceland, spring 2006, spring 2007.
Introduction to Chinese Philosophy (Erasmus exchange teacher, 3 lectures), Department of Philosophy, Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy, December 2006.
Criticial Thinking – Selected Readings in Philosophy (6 ECTS), Faculty of Social Sciences, Bifrost University, Iceland, autumn 2006.
Contemporary Chinese Culture (12 lectures), Continuous Education, University of Akureyri, spring 2006.
Issues in Ethics (6 ECTS), Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, University of Akureyri, spring 2007.
Working Methods in Social Sciences (6 ECTS), Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, University of Akureyri, autumn 2005.
Critical Approaches to Information (6 ECTS), Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, University of Akureyri, autumn 2005.
Introduction to Western Philosophy, Institute of International Relations (Guoji guanxi xueyuan, 3 lectures), Beijing, P.R. China, September-October 2001.

Courses taught in part:

Foundation course for foreign languages II: languages and history of ideas (5 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, spring 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Foundation course for foreign languages I: research methods and writing (5 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Languages and Culture I (5 ECTS), School of Humanities, University of Iceland, autumn 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Economy and society in Asia (8 ECTS), School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, University of Iceland, autumn 2008, 2010
Education and teaching in the field (6 ECTS), School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, autumn 2007

Courses at School of Continuous Education, University of Iceland

Chinese philosophy (3 evenings), November 2011
Contemporary China (4 evenings), October-November 2010
Chinese philosophy (3 evenings), February 2010