Schedule of Classes




2023 Spring: January 11 - May 9

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
20702 6980 15 Feb 2023-11 Apr 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Wood, Mary C Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
20802 6981 15 Feb 2023-11 Apr 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Scott, Dean R Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
21033 6380 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Levine, Michael P Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
21421 6381 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Hepburn, Winthrop B Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
21854 6382 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Davies, Daniel M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22451 6383 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Shitta-Bey, Olanrewaju A Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
23407 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Closed Online
Faculty: Tomasi, Alessandro Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
An introduction to the literature, problems, and methods of philosophy. The goal is to identify and consider central, recurring problems of philosophy. Emphasis is on developing awareness of the significance of philosophical problems and learning to offer rationally justifiable solutions. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 125 or PHIL 100.
23960 7381 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Cohen, Mark N Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 110 Practical Reasoning (3)
An examination of methods for thinking analytically about real-world problems and solving them. The goal is to apply logical arguments to practical decision making. Topics include inductive and deductive reasoning; the properties of arguments; methods of logical analysis; synthesis of ideas; informal fallacies; and the role of presuppositions and other factors in scientific, social, ethical, and political problems.
23962 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: McDermitt, Samantha M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 140 Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Ethical Reasoning (3)
An introductory exploration of the foundational theories of Eastern and Western moral philosophy and an examination of methods for thinking clearly about ethical issues. The objective is to employ a knowledge of moral theory and the methods of ethical reasoning to address contemporary ethical issues and dilemmas in areas such as business, medicine, information technology, and personal ethics. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 300 or PHIL 140.
20384 6980 15 Feb 2023-11 Apr 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Edwards, Anne M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 140 Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Ethical Reasoning (3)
An introductory exploration of the foundational theories of Eastern and Western moral philosophy and an examination of methods for thinking clearly about ethical issues. The objective is to employ a knowledge of moral theory and the methods of ethical reasoning to address contemporary ethical issues and dilemmas in areas such as business, medicine, information technology, and personal ethics. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 300 or PHIL 140.
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20915 6380 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Ferree, William D Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 140 Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Ethical Reasoning (3)
An introductory exploration of the foundational theories of Eastern and Western moral philosophy and an examination of methods for thinking clearly about ethical issues. The objective is to employ a knowledge of moral theory and the methods of ethical reasoning to address contemporary ethical issues and dilemmas in areas such as business, medicine, information technology, and personal ethics. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 300 or PHIL 140.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
20916 6381 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Tomasi, Alessandro Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 140 Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Ethical Reasoning (3)
An introductory exploration of the foundational theories of Eastern and Western moral philosophy and an examination of methods for thinking clearly about ethical issues. The objective is to employ a knowledge of moral theory and the methods of ethical reasoning to address contemporary ethical issues and dilemmas in areas such as business, medicine, information technology, and personal ethics. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 300 or PHIL 140.
23964 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Bourget-Tactuk, Jose Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 304 Contemporary Social Justice Issues (3)
"An exploration of the political and ethical writings of philosophers who shaped contemporary ideas of social justice and individual rights. The objective is to evaluate political theories and philosophies, defend ethical reasoning on issues of justice, and communicate critical reflections on contemporary social justice issues such as Environmental Justice, Healthcare, Racial Justice, Women¿s Rights, Immigration, and Religious Freedom. Topics include Freedom and the Social Contract, Individual and Human Rights, Distributive and Economic Justice, Gender and Racial Justice, Internationalism and Theories of War."
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21658 6380 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: McDermitt, Samantha M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 304 Contemporary Social Justice Issues (3)
"An exploration of the political and ethical writings of philosophers who shaped contemporary ideas of social justice and individual rights. The objective is to evaluate political theories and philosophies, defend ethical reasoning on issues of justice, and communicate critical reflections on contemporary social justice issues such as Environmental Justice, Healthcare, Racial Justice, Women¿s Rights, Immigration, and Religious Freedom. Topics include Freedom and the Social Contract, Individual and Human Rights, Distributive and Economic Justice, Gender and Racial Justice, Internationalism and Theories of War."
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22017 6381 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Nasstrom Evans, Heidi A Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 304 Contemporary Social Justice Issues (3)
"An exploration of the political and ethical writings of philosophers who shaped contemporary ideas of social justice and individual rights. The objective is to evaluate political theories and philosophies, defend ethical reasoning on issues of justice, and communicate critical reflections on contemporary social justice issues such as Environmental Justice, Healthcare, Racial Justice, Women¿s Rights, Immigration, and Religious Freedom. Topics include Freedom and the Social Contract, Individual and Human Rights, Distributive and Economic Justice, Gender and Racial Justice, Internationalism and Theories of War."
24734 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: O'Leary, Diane F Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 336 Ideas Shaping the 21st Century (3)
"Recommended: PHIL 100 or PHIL 110. An exploration of the philosophical arguments concerning the ideas shaping human knowledge in the 21st century. The objective is to evaluate the ideas and arguments that shape human understanding of reality from antiquity to the 21st century, develop critical reflection of these ideas utilizing the tools of analytical philosophy, and communicate the results of philosophical and critical reflection in writing and oral presentation. Topics of study include an introduction to analytical philosophy, the human mind, consciousness, materialism, naturalism, and the limits of scientific realism. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 336 or PHIL 336."
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21659 6380 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Closed Online
Faculty: Japola, Justyna M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 336 Ideas Shaping the 21st Century (3)
"Recommended: PHIL 100 or PHIL 110. An exploration of the philosophical arguments concerning the ideas shaping human knowledge in the 21st century. The objective is to evaluate the ideas and arguments that shape human understanding of reality from antiquity to the 21st century, develop critical reflection of these ideas utilizing the tools of analytical philosophy, and communicate the results of philosophical and critical reflection in writing and oral presentation. Topics of study include an introduction to analytical philosophy, the human mind, consciousness, materialism, naturalism, and the limits of scientific realism. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 336 or PHIL 336."
23966 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Horwitz, Noah M Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 348 Religions of the East (3)
An examination of the religions of the East, including Jainism, Sikhism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese religions, and Shinto. The aim is to gain a historical perspective on world events and understand the interrelationships of these religious traditions, historically and doctrinally. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 348, HUMN 350, or PHIL 348.
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21513 6380 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Kennick, Victoria Urubshurow Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 348 Religions of the East (3)
An examination of the religions of the East, including Jainism, Sikhism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese religions, and Shinto. The aim is to gain a historical perspective on world events and understand the interrelationships of these religious traditions, historically and doctrinally. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 348, HUMN 350, or PHIL 348.
23968 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Sanderovsky, Naomi S Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 348 Religions of the East (3)
An examination of the religions of the East, including Jainism, Sikhism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese religions, and Shinto. The aim is to gain a historical perspective on world events and understand the interrelationships of these religious traditions, historically and doctrinally. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 348, HUMN 350, or PHIL 348.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
26855 6381 11 Jan 2023-07 Mar 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Sanderovsky, Naomi S Syllabus Course Materials
PHIL 349 Religions of the West (3)
An examination of the religions of the West, including the Zoroastrian, Judaic, Christian, and Islamic traditions. The aim is to gain a historical perspective on world events and to understand the interrelationships of these religious traditions, both historically and doctrinally. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HUMN 349, HUMN 350, or PHIL 349.
23969 7380 15 Mar 2023-09 May 2023 Open Online
Faculty: Chadwick, Daniel R Syllabus Course Materials
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