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2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

PHIL 111 Introduction to Philosophy

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

This course supplies an introduction to the discipline of philosophy, from its beginnings in ancient Greece down to modern times, including new developments like feminist and Africana philosophy. Topics covered may include metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, logic, and aesthetics. Emphasis is on reading of the original texts. Format is lecture and discussion with a pronounced emphasis on the latter. Regular, concise writing assignments targeted on the readings and discussion.

Prerequisites COMP*102, COMP*102E, COMP*112, or COMP*112H

This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a critical studies elective or free elective requirement.