Introductory Courses Online

The Wisdom Within

The Wisdom Within is the first course at the school. The course format is online using zoom, with a dedicated tutor. It will introduce you to the world’s great philosophical teachings, show you ways of accessing a lasting happiness beyond material gain and help you to realise the unifying power of love.

You will consider where true wisdom is found; what it means to come to a greater understanding of yourself and your states of awareness; how justice is relevant to a meaningful life, and what the present moment means in practical terms. In short, how to embrace everything life has to offer with increased confidence and clarity.


These 10-session online courses will allow students to interact through video conferencing, not just with the tutors, but with other students in the group.
It offers time-tested principles that lead to freedom and sustainable happiness. You will receive an introduction to the world’s great Philosophical teachings which have stood the test of time. You will also participate in inquiries into core questions about life and existence; experiment with exercises in mindfulness and discover how easily you can access the wisdom you already have within you.


The Wisdom Within is a two-part online course at Practical Philosophy Australia. Part 2 of the course expands on many of the ideas introduced in Part 1, and develops your philosophical enquiry further.

A prerequisite for enrolment:
Completion of The Within Within Part 1.


Holidays come and go. Clothes wear out. Bank accounts go up and down. Through all of this, the desire for happiness is a compass-point. This course will calibrate your compass, provide a map and refresh your navigation skills.

A prerequisite for enrolment:
Completion of The Wisdom Within Part 1 & 2.


Love unites and makes whole. But in a world where divisions of all kinds prevail, including those within ourselves, a conscious consideration of love is necessary.

A prerequisite for enrolment:
Completion of The Wisdom Within Part 1 & 2 and Happiness.