PEAK Majors

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Philosophy Major

34 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

PHI-214

Introduction to Logic

3

PHI-310

Ancient Philosophy

3

PHI-311

Modern Philosophy

3

PHI-498

Philosophy Seminar (required to be taken yearly)

1-4

PHI-499

Senior Thesis

1-2

PHI ELEC

Philosophy Elective Courses
(3 crs may be taken from POE-350 or HIS-349)

16-20

Complete 3 credits from the following subjects:

ART

Art

3

MUS

Music

3

THE

Theatre

3

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Critical Thinking
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Problem Solving
  • Demonstrated ability to:
  • Read, understand, and respond to philosophical texts without direct guidance from the instructor.
  • Research a philosophical problem, or topic so as to understand both the historical context and the current debate of that problem
  • Use the skills above to write a clear and persuasive thesis -driven paper on a philosophical topic.