Term: Spring 2022

Subject: Philosophy

PHIL 013 - QR: Introduction to Logic

Study of the basic principles of deductive inference.

PHIL 020 - Intro Phil-God, Morality, Mind

Explores three major topics in philosophy using the tools of philosophical argument and analysis. Content, readings, and assignments vary by section and instructor.

PHIL 021 - Intro PHIL-Ethics

Explores central themes in ethics, such as what our most fundamental obligations are, using the tools of philosophical argument and analysis. Content, readings, and assignments vary by section and instructor.

PHIL 022 - Intro PHIL-Ethics of Eating

Explores topics concerning the ethical dimensions of eating, such as the ethical status of contemporary food-production techniques, using the tools of philosophical argument and analysis. Content, readings, and assignments vary by section and instructor.

PHIL 027 - Intro PHIL-Art & Aesthetics

Explores issues concerning art, such as the meaning of artworks and their significance, using the tools of philosophical argument and analysis. Content, readings and assignments vary by section and instructor.

PHIL 102 - History of Modern Philosophy

Study of works of the major philosophers of the 17th and 18th centuries: Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, Locke, Berkeley, Hume, Kant, and others. Prerequisite: One course in Philosophy.

PHIL 113 - Intermediate Logic

Study of philosophically interesting systems of symbolic logic and their applications. Prerequisite: PHIL 013.

PHIL 117 - Philosophy of Language

Study of central problems concerning the nature of language and linguistic representation. Prerequisite: One course in Philosophy. PHIL 013 recommended.

PHIL 191 - Teaching Assistantship

Undergraduate student service as a teaching assistant, usually in an introductory level course in the discipline, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

PHIL 196 - Intermediate Special Topics

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PHIL 197 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

PHIL 205 - Seminar:Maj Phil Author/School

Study of major philosophical texts by a single author or school of thought. May be repeated for credit with different content. Prerequisite: One course in Philosophy at the 100-level.

PHIL 218 - Metaphysics:Advanced Topics

In-depth study of such topics as vagueness, the nature of time, persistence of objects and people through change, and whether numbers or properties exist. May be repeated for credit with different content. Prerequisite: One course in Philosophy at the 100-level.

PHIL 296 - Advanced Special Topics

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PHIL 297 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion. Prerequisite: an appropriate 200-level course in Philosophy.