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

PHIL 213 Greek Philosophy

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

Topics in Greek philosophy, with an emphasis on the works of the pre-Socratics, Plato, and the Stoics. Emphasizes the development of ability to understand the arguments of selected Greek philosophers and analyze the various ideas they present. To do this, some of the “big questions” that appear in Greek philosophy - questions concerning the nature of reality, the definition of terms such as “justice” and “happiness”, and the meaning of “values” is examined. Primary sources comprise most of the readings.

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.