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BA Philosophy

Philosophy Major Requirements (30 credits)

Philosophy Core Course (3 credits)

Logic (3 credits)

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 332 Logic: The Basis of Correct Reasoning
3

History of Philosophy (6 credits)

Two courses chosen from:

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 307 Major Representatives of Ancient Philosophy
3
PHL 308 Major Representatives of Medieval Philosophy 3
PHL 309 Major Representatives of Modern Philosophy
3
PHL 312 Major Representatives of Contemporary Philosophy
3
PHL 314 Major Representatives of American Philosophy
 3
PHL 355 Thomas Paine and the Revolutionary Tradition 3

Knowledge and Reality (3 credits)

One course chosen from either:

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 319 Philosophy of Reality
3
PHL 320 Philosophy of Knowledge 3

Thematic Studies (3 credits)

One course chosen from:

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 321 Philosophy of Mind
3
PHL 335 Buddhism and Philosophy 3
PHL 337 Philosophy and Culture 3
PHL 346 Philosophy of Religion 3
PHL 354 Feminist Philosophy 3
PHL 365 Philosophy of Science 3

Value Studies (3 credits)

One course chosen from:

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 305 Philosophy of Sport
3
PHL 327 Moral Philosophy 3
PHL 351 Revolution in Sexual Morality 3
PHL 356 Social and Political Philosophy 3
PHL 360 Ethics and Business 3
PHL 361 Ethical Issues in Science and Technology 3
PHL 366 Problems in Medical Ethics 3
PHL 375 Aesthetics 3
PHL 381 Philosophy of Law 3

Philsophy Open Elective (6 credits)

Two additional courses from any of the above 300-level courses or:

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 400 Independent Study
3
PHL 401-410 Special Topics in Philosophy 3

Capstone Course (3 credits)

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
PHL 420 Capstone Seminar
3