Courses: Philosophy


Course descriptions from the 2016-2017 Catalog.

PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy: Survey of Problems (3)

Great philosophical issues, theories and controversies. (DH)

PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy: Morals and Society (3)

Social and individual values, obligations, rights, responsibilities. (DH)

PHIL 102 Introduction to Philosophy: Asian Traditions (3)

Universal themes and problems from Asian perspectives. (DH)

PHIL 110 Introduction to Deductive Logic (3)

Principles of modern deductive logic. (FS)

PHIL 111 Introduction to Inductive Logic (3)

Introduction to the theory of arguments based on probabilities and to the theory of decision-making in the context of uncertainty. Prerequisite: CR in MATH 82 or qualified placement test score (50 or greater in the Algebra placement domain), or articulated equivalent, or consent of instructor.

PHIL 211 Ancient Philosophy (3)

An introduction to the history of philosophy based on translation of texts originally written in classical Greek or Latin.

Prerequisite: ENG 100 or equivalent with a grade of C or better.

Rec Prep: PHIL 100 or PHIL 101 or any other 100-level philosophy course.