Experience the benefits of Philosophy
Grow critical thinking skills
Analyze and solve problems
Assess proposed solutions
Introduction to Philosophy.
As humans, we sometimes ponder the big, deep questions: What is the meaning of life? What happens when I die? Is there a God, etc.? This course is your chance to deal with important, relevant issues and put an honest effort into attempting to understand them. Topics include being, mind, free will, knowledge, God, evil, ethics, politics, and life’s meaning. PHIL 1301 will help you develop your critical thinking skills, understand the difference between good and bad arguments, and learn to critically and carefully analyze the arguments of others. Prerequisite: ENGL 1301 and ENGL 1302.
Intro to World Religions
A comparative study of world religions, including but not limited to Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
Introduction to Formal Logic
The purpose of the course is to introduce the student to symbolic logic, including syllogisms, propositional and predicate logic, and logical proofs in a system of rules. Pre-requisite: ENGL-1301
Introduction to Ethics
This course presents a systematic evaluation of classical and/or contemporary ethical theories concerning the good life, human conduct in society, morals, and standards of value. Pre-requisite: ENGL-1301