Philosphy Minor

Philosophy Minor (24 units)

Lower Division Requirements

PHI213 Intro to Philosophy

This course introduces students to the meaning and basic categories of philosophy such as epistemology and philosophy of religion. This is accomplished through an exploration of the primary issues and central figures within the discipline. Particular relevance is given to the development of a Christian World-view and the role philosophy plays in life and culture. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

Groza, Adam Paul
09/05/2017 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BUS 104
Bates, Todd
09/05/2017 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall 126
Welbaum, Sam D.
09/05/2017 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 203
Bates, Todd
09/05/2017 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall 126
Bates, Todd
09/05/2017 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 126
Key, Scott B.
09/05/2017 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Mission Hall 109

Upper Division Requirements

PHI300 Logic

A systematized study of the canons and criteria of validity in thought and its rational expression by considering the processes of reasoning and inference with applications in propositional logic, natural deduction, predicate logic and induction. Prerequisite: PHI 213. (3 units; Fall even years)

PHI301 History of Western Philosophy I

This course is the first of a two-semester study introducing students to the history of Western philosophy. This first part begins with the origins of philosophy in ancient Greece and ends with the Late Middle Ages. Particular attention is given to Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, St. Augustine, and St. Thomas. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Fall)

Key, Scott B.
09/05/2017 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B220

PHI302 History of Western Philosophy II

This course is the second of a two-semester study introducing students to the history of Western philosophy. This second part begins with the origins of modern philosophy in the seventeenth century and ends with the twentieth century. Particular attention is given to Descartes, Hume, and Kant. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Spring)

PHI400 Special Studies

Concentration on specific philosophical areas as particular periods, traditional philosophical classifications, or individual philosophers. Course is repeatable for credit with a change in topic. (3 units; Fall)

Nine (9) additional units of upper-division philosophy