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This is a list of Fall course offerings generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from the university bulletin.

For a list of courses offered in the current and upcoming semester, together with course descriptions specific to the instructors teaching the course, click here.

For a list of course offerings for another semester generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from Course Explorer, click on the appropriate semester in the menu to the left.

For a list of all courses offered by the philosophy department, with information about how regularly they are offered, click here.

This is a list of Spring course offerings generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from the university bulletin.

For a list of courses offered in the current and upcoming semester, together with course descriptions specific to the instructors teaching the course, click here.

For a list of course offerings for another semester generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from Course Explorer, click on the appropriate semester in the menu to the left.

For a list of all courses offered by the philosophy department, with information about how regularly they are offered, click here.

This is a list of Summer course offerings generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from the university bulletin.

For a list of courses offered in the current and upcoming semester, together with course descriptions specific to the instructors teaching the course, click here.

For a list of course offerings for another semester generated by the university registrar, listing rooms, times, CRNs, and generic course descriptions from Course Explorer, click on the appropriate semester in the menu to the left.

For a list of all courses offered by the philosophy department, with information about how regularly they are offered, click here.

Courses for Fall 2017

Course Number Course Name Hours Sections
PHIL 100 Intro to Philosophy-ACP 3 hours. 9 sections
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy 3 hours. 9 sections
PHIL 102 Logic and Reasoning 3 hours. 9 sections
PHIL 103 Logic and Reasoning QR II 3 hours. 4 sections
PHIL 104 Intro to Ethics-ACP 3 hours. 5 sections
PHIL 105 Introduction to Ethics 3 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 106 Ethics and Social Policy 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 107 Intro to Political Philosophy 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 108 Religion & Society in West I 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 110 World Religions 3 hours. 19 sections
PHIL 191 Freshman Honors Tutorial 1 TO 3 hours.
PHIL 199 Undergraduate Open Seminar 1 TO 5 hours.
PHIL 202 Symbolic Logic 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 203 Ancient Philosophy 4 hours. 1 section
PHIL 206 Early Modern Philosophy 4 hours. 1 section
PHIL 210 Ethics 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 214 Biomedical Ethics 3 hours. 4 sections
PHIL 231 Religion and Philosophy 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 250 Conceptions of Human Nature 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 270 Philosophy of Science 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 307 Elmnts Semantics & Pragmatics 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 316 Ethics and Engineering 3 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 357 Intro Cognitive Science 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 390 Individual Study 2 TO 4 hours.
PHIL 412 Classical Modern Philosophers 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 414 Major Recent Philosophers 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 419 Space, Time, and Matter-ACP 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 420 Space, Time, and Matter 2 hours. 1 section
PHIL 422 Recent Developments in Ethics 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 424 Philosophy of Religion 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 426 Metaphysics 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 429 Value Theory 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 430 Theory of Knowledge 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 433 Evolutionary Neuroscience 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 436 Phil of Law and of the State 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 439 Philosophy of Mathematics 3 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 444 Topics in Recent European Phil 3 OR 4 hours. 1 section
PHIL 492 Thesis 2 TO 4 hours.
PHIL 501 Seminar on the History of Philosophy 2 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 507 Formal Semantics I 4 hours. 1 section
PHIL 511 Seminar Ethical Theory 2 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 514 Seminar in Cognitive Science 2 OR 4 hours. 1 section
PHIL 517 Seminar Philosophy of Science 2 OR 4 hours. 2 sections
PHIL 530 Dissertation Seminar 3 hours. 1 section
PHIL 583 Individual Topics 2 OR 4 hours.
PHIL 590 Directed Research 0 TO 12 hours.
PHIL 599 Thesis Research 0 TO 16 hours.
  • PHIL 100 - Intro to Philosophy-ACP 3 hours.

    Consideration of some main problems of philosophy concerning, for example, knowledge, God, mind and body, and human freedom. Course is identical to PHIL 101 except for the additional writing component. Credit is not given for both PHIL 100 and PHIL 101. Prerequisite: Completion of campus Composition I general education requirement.

    Advanced Composition, and Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    32639AD511:00 AM - 11:50 AMF G36 Foreign Languages BuildingMischler, S
    Weinberg, S
    32658AL109:00 AM - 09:50 AMMW 213 Gregory HallWeinberg, S
    32905AD109:00 AM - 09:50 AMF 7 Illini HallBernal, J
    Weinberg, S
    32907AD209:00 AM - 09:50 AMF 344 Mechanical Engineering BldgMischler, S
    Weinberg, S
    32910AD310:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 221 Gregory HallBernal, J
    Weinberg, S
    32913AD410:00 AM - 10:50 AMF G36 Foreign Languages BuildingLee, S
    Weinberg, S
    66317AD611:00 AM - 11:50 AMF G20 Foreign Languages BuildingTanner, T
    Weinberg, S
    69267AD712:00 PM - 12:50 PMF G36 Foreign Languages BuildingLee, S
    Weinberg, S
    69268AD812:00 PM - 12:50 PMF G20 Foreign Languages BuildingTanner, T
    Weinberg, S

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  • PHIL 101 - Introduction to Philosophy 3 hours.

    Consideration of some main problems of philosophy concerning, for example, knowledge, God, mind and body, and human freedom. Credit is not given for both PHIL 101 and PHIL 100.

    Students registering in Lecture AL1 must also register in a lecture-discussion section (AD_).

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    34620AL101:00 PM - 01:50 PMMW 101 ArmoryLevinstein, B
    34623AD110:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 1136 Foreign Languages BuildingLevinstein, B
    Sachdev, M
    34626AD211:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 1136 Foreign Languages BuildingLevinstein, B
    Meyer, D
    34627AD312:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 214 Davenport HallLevinstein, B
    Sachdev, M
    34629AD401:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 316N Mumford HallLevinstein, B
    Sachdev, M
    40656B 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 207 Gregory HallAlsup, C
    Levinstein, B
    40658D 12:30 PM - 01:50 PMTR 316N Mumford HallAlsup, C
    Levinstein, B
    42013AD601:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 1038 Foreign Languages BuildingLevinstein, B
    Meyer, D
    57440AD702:00 PM - 02:50 PMF 1038 Foreign Languages BuildingLevinstein, B
    Meyer, D

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  • PHIL 102 - Logic and Reasoning 3 hours.

    Practical study of logical reasoning; techniques for analyzing and criticizing arguments, with emphasis on assessing the logical coherence of what we read and write.

    Students registering in Lecture AL1 must also register in a lecture-discussion section (AD_).

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    34729AD310:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 313 Davenport HallLouzon, N
    Saenz, N
    34733AD512:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 316N Mumford HallLouzon, N
    Saenz, N
    34735AL110:00 AM - 10:50 AMMW 166 Bevier HallSaenz, N
    42014AD601:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 7 Illini HallLouzon, N
    Saenz, N
    51412BL112:00 PM - 12:50 PMMW 213 Gregory HallGilbert, D
    51415BD211:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 33 Education BuildingGilbert, D
    Lee, S
    51416BD312:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 143 Loomis LaboratoryGilbert, D
    Lee, S
    574442BD02:00 PM - 02:50 PMF 7 Illini HallGilbert, D
    Lee, S
    69272ONLARRANGED - Gilbert, D

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  • PHIL 103 - Logic and Reasoning QR II 3 hours.

    Introductory logic course that concentrates on investigating how the formal mathematical structure of statements, as well as the structure of the relationships among such statements, reveals the logical force of arguments that we use everyday. PHIL 102 takes a less formal, less mathematical approach to the same material. Credit is not given for both PHIL 103 and PHIL 102.

    Students must register for one discussion and one lecture section.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil, and Quantitative Reasoning II course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    32666AD210:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 143 Loomis LaboratoryEnderer, B
    Livengood, J
    32668AD312:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 7 Illini HallEnderer, B
    Livengood, J
    32673AD401:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 113 Davenport HallEnderer, B
    Livengood, J
    32678AL101:00 PM - 01:50 PMMW 1090 Lincoln HallLivengood, J

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  • PHIL 104 - Intro to Ethics-ACP 3 hours.

    Some basic questions of ethics, discussed in the light of influential ethical theories and with reference to specific moral problems, such as: What makes an action morally right? Are moral standards absolute or relative? What is relation between personal morality and social morality, and between social morality and law? Course is identical to PHIL 105 except for the additional writing component. Credit is not given for both PHIL 104 and either PHIL 105 or PHIL 106. Prerequisite: Completion of campus Composition I general education requirement.

    Advanced Composition, and Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    39411AL111:00 AM - 11:50 AMMW 319 Gregory HallSussman, D
    39412AD110:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 7 Illini HallSmith, A
    Sussman, D
    39413AD211:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 313 Davenport HallSmith, A
    Sussman, D
    39414AD311:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 312 Davenport HallRokosz, S
    Sussman, D
    39415AD412:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 212 Davenport HallRokosz, S
    Sussman, D

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  • PHIL 105 - Introduction to Ethics 3 hours.

    Some basic questions of ethics, discussed in the light of influential ethical theories and with reference to specific moral problems, such as: what makes an action morally right? are moral standards absolute or relative? what is the relation between personal morality and social morality, and between social morality and law? Credit is not given for both PHIL 105 and either PHIL 104 or PHIL 106.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    34750B 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMMWF 205 Gregory HallEllis, A
    34761A 09:00 AM - 09:50 AMMWF 205 Gregory HallEllis, A

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  • PHIL 106 - Ethics and Social Policy 3 hours.

    Examination of the moral aspects of social problems, and a survey of ethical principles formulated to validate social policy. Credit is not given for both PHIL 106 and either PHIL 104 or PHIL 105.

    Social & Beh Sci - Soc Sci course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    43025D 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 393 Bevier HallMurphy, C

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  • PHIL 107 - Intro to Political Philosophy 3 hours.

    Introduction to core ideas in political and legal philosophy, for example, rights, equality, political obligations, legitimacy of states, nationalism, and oppression.

    Social & Beh Sci - Soc Sci course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    52102A 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 111 Gregory HallSavonius-Wroth, S

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  • PHIL 108 - Religion & Society in West I 3 hours.

    Same as ANTH 108, JS 108, REL 108, and SOC 108. See REL 108.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil, and Cultural Studies - Western course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    38394A1 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 160 English BuildingRosenstock, B

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  • PHIL 110 - World Religions 3 hours.

    Same as REL 110. See REL 110.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil, Cultural Studies - Non-West, and Cultural Studies - Western course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    38383ADA12:00 PM - 12:50 PMR G30 Foreign Languages BuildingMandayam Comar, J
    38413ADB01:00 PM - 01:50 PMR G30 Foreign Languages BuildingBrinks, M
    38419ADC01:00 PM - 01:50 PMR 312 David Kinley HallDavis, L
    38425ADD01:00 PM - 01:50 PMR 225A Talbot LaboratoryMandayam Comar, J
    38439ADE02:00 PM - 02:50 PMR G30 Foreign Languages BuildingBrinks, M
    38448ADF02:00 PM - 02:50 PMR 310 David Kinley HallOtt, B
    38458AL109:00 AM - 09:50 AMTR THEAT Lincoln HallLayton, R
    38460ADI10:00 AM - 10:50 AMF G30 Foreign Languages BuildingDavis, L
    53436ADJ10:00 AM - 10:50 AMF 132 Davenport HallWetherholt, H
    58842ADK11:00 AM - 11:50 AMF G30 Foreign Languages BuildingJones, H
    58844ADL11:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 221 Gregory HallReinke, J
    61601ADM12:00 PM - 12:50 PMF G30 Foreign Languages BuildingJones, H
    61603ADN12:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 132 Davenport HallReinke, J
    61605ADO12:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 1022 Foreign Languages BuildingWetherholt, H
    61607ADP01:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 132 Davenport HallReinke, J
    61609ADQ01:00 PM - 01:50 PMF 214 Davenport HallAcar, A
    61611ADR02:00 PM - 02:50 PMF G30 Foreign Languages BuildingJones, H
    64069ADS02:00 PM - 02:50 PMF 132 Davenport HallAcar, A
    64070ADT02:00 PM - 02:50 PMR 206 David Kinley HallOtt, B

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  • PHIL 191 - Freshman Honors Tutorial 1 TO 3 hours.

    Study of selected topics on an individually arranged basis. Open only to honors majors or to Cohn Scholars and Associates. May be repeated one time. Prerequisite: Consent of departmental honors advisor.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    10121ARRANGED -

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  • PHIL 199 - Undergraduate Open Seminar 1 TO 5 hours.

    Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    10122ARRANGED -

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  • PHIL 202 - Symbolic Logic 3 hours.

    Introduction to the techniques of formal logic, dealing primarily with truth-functional logic and quantification theory.

    Quantitative Reasoning I course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    30618A 12:30 PM - 01:50 PMTR 205 Gregory HallMcCarthy, T

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  • PHIL 203 - Ancient Philosophy 4 hours.

    Introduction to ancient philosophy, concentrating on Plato and Aristotle, dealing with such topics as metaphysics, ethics, and the theory of knowledge. Same as CLCV 203.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    30620A 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 319 Gregory HallKeller, J
    Wengert, R

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  • PHIL 206 - Early Modern Philosophy 4 hours.

    The history of philosophy from Descartes to Kant, concentrating on such topics as metaphysics, ethics, and the theory of knowledge.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    30623A 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 1090 Lincoln HallLi, M
    Newton, A

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  • PHIL 210 - Ethics 3 hours.

    Problems in ethical theory; the nature of right and wrong, justice, conscience, moral feelings, etc.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    45629A 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 111 Gregory HallBojanowski, J

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  • PHIL 214 - Biomedical Ethics 3 hours.

    Philosophical study of selected moral and social problems concerning medicine and biology, such as euthanasia, abortion, allocation of scarce medical resources, health care and rights, and genetic engineering.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    64569AL 02:00 PM - 02:50 PMMW 1092 Lincoln HallBen Moshe, N
    64570AD111:00 AM - 11:50 AMF 7 Illini HallBen Moshe, N
    Currie, B
    67840AD312:00 PM - 12:50 PMF 241 ArmoryBen Moshe, N
    Currie, B
    67842AD502:00 PM - 02:50 PMF 242 ArmoryBen Moshe, N
    Currie, B

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  • PHIL 231 - Religion and Philosophy 3 hours.

    Same as REL 231. See REL 231.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    58035A1 12:30 PM - 01:50 PMTR 111 David Kinley HallMcKim, R

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  • PHIL 250 - Conceptions of Human Nature 3 hours.

    Comparative examination of important historical and contemporary conceptions of human nature.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    60069A 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 205 Gregory HallVarden, H

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  • PHIL 270 - Philosophy of Science 3 hours.

    Investigation of the nature of scientific knowledge by examining archetypal examples from physical science (e.g., Ptolemaic and Copernican astronomy); nature of scientific truth, validation of theories, nature of scientific theories, evolution of theories, experimental procedure, role of presuppositions, scientific revolutions, etc.

    Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    43826A 11:00 AM - 11:50 AMMWF 111 Gregory HallWeaver, C

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  • PHIL 307 - Elmnts Semantics & Pragmatics 3 hours.

    Same as LING 307. See LING 307.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    60342A 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 169 Davenport HallTalic, A
    Wu, M

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  • PHIL 316 - Ethics and Engineering 3 hours.

    Same as ECE 316. See ECE 316.

    Advanced Composition, and Humanities – Hist & Phil course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    36877E1 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 329 Gregory HallHillmer, P
    36880E2 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 329 Gregory HallHillmer, P

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  • PHIL 357 - Intro Cognitive Science 3 hours.

    Same as PSYC 357. See PSYC 357.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    55683A 03:30 PM - 04:50 PMTR 223 Gregory HallHummel, J

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  • PHIL 390 - Individual Study 2 TO 4 hours.

    Readings in selected philosophical topics. Course may be taken by honors students in partial fulfillment of department honors requirements. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 hours in separate terms. Prerequisite: Open to juniors and seniors with a grade-point average of 3.0 only by prior arrangement with a member of the faculty and with consent of the department director of undergraduate studies or the chair.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
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  • PHIL 412 - Classical Modern Philosophers 3 OR 4 hours.

    Intensive study of one classical modern philosopher or the intensive study of major philosophical problem through the consideration of a number of classical modern philosophers, e.g., Descartes, Leibniz, Locke, Hume, Kant, and Hegel. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated with approval, if topics vary. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy, preferably PHIL 206.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    39418U1 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 111 Gregory HallNewton, A
    39419G1 11:00 AM - 12:20 PMTR 111 Gregory HallNewton, A

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  • PHIL 414 - Major Recent Philosophers 3 OR 4 hours.

    Intensive study of one or two important philosophers of the present century, e.g., Wittgenstein, Dewey, Heidegger, or Quine. Topics vary; see Class Schedule. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated with approval, if topics vary. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    574491U 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 205 Gregory HallMcCarthy, T
    574501G 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 205 Gregory HallMcCarthy, T

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  • PHIL 419 - Space, Time, and Matter-ACP 3 OR 4 hours.

    Same as PHYS 419. See PHYS 419.

    Advanced Composition course.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    34928A 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 144 Loomis LaboratoryLeggett, A
    41221G 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 144 Loomis LaboratoryLeggett, A

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  • PHIL 420 - Space, Time, and Matter 2 hours.

    Same as PHYS 420. See PHYS 420.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    45796A 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 144 Loomis LaboratoryLeggett, A

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  • PHIL 422 - Recent Developments in Ethics 3 OR 4 hours.

    Intensive treatment of issues in contemporary ethical theory. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated one time with approval. Prerequisite: One course in ethics.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    57490U1 11:00 AM - 11:50 AMMWF 205 Gregory HallBen Moshe, N
    57491G1 11:00 AM - 11:50 AMMWF 205 Gregory HallBen Moshe, N

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  • PHIL 424 - Philosophy of Religion 3 OR 4 hours.

    Considers central issues in the philosophy of religion, e.g., the justification of religious belief, the nature of God, religious experience, etc. Same as REL 424. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    57984U1 03:30 PM - 04:50 PMTR 205 Gregory HallMcKim, R
    57985G1 03:30 PM - 04:50 PMTR 205 Gregory HallMcKim, R

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  • PHIL 426 - Metaphysics 3 OR 4 hours.

    Investigation of various metaphysical issues concerning, for example, existence, particulars and universals, causation, laws of nature, time, personal identity, material objects, and modality. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    30661U1 01:00 PM - 01:50 PMMWF 111 Gregory HallSaenz, N
    40632G1 01:00 PM - 01:50 PMMWF 111 Gregory HallSaenz, N

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  • PHIL 429 - Value Theory 3 OR 4 hours.

    Study of the nature and status of values, and of variable topics in value theory, e.g., different types of values, and problems of truth, justifiability, objectivity and relativism with respect to them. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated as topics vary to a maximum of 6 undergraduate hours, or 8 graduate hours. Prerequisite: Junior standing.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    55438U 02:00 PM - 02:50 PMMWF 205 Gregory HallSussman, D
    55439G 02:00 PM - 02:50 PMMWF 205 Gregory HallSussman, D

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  • PHIL 430 - Theory of Knowledge 3 OR 4 hours.

    Investigation of issues concerning, for example, the nature and possibility of knowledge; its forms and limits; its relation to belief, truth, and justification; and the nature of truth. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    30664U3 10:00 AM - 10:50 AMMWF 111 Gregory HallLevinstein, B
    40634G4 10:00 AM - 10:50 AMMWF 111 Gregory HallLevinstein, B

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  • PHIL 433 - Evolutionary Neuroscience 3 OR 4 hours.

    Same as NEUR 433 and PSYC 433. See PSYC 433.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    51754UG309:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 103 Talbot LaboratoryDeAngelis, R
    Rhodes, J
    51755G4 09:30 AM - 10:50 AMTR 103 Talbot LaboratoryDeAngelis, R
    Rhodes, J

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  • PHIL 436 - Phil of Law and of the State 3 OR 4 hours.

    Examination of issues in the philosophy of law, such as the nature of law, law and morality, justice, liberty and authority, punishment, and legal responsibility. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    59625UG 12:30 PM - 01:50 PMTR 111 Gregory HallBojanowski, J
    59626G1 12:30 PM - 01:50 PMTR 111 Gregory HallBojanowski, J

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  • PHIL 439 - Philosophy of Mathematics 3 OR 4 hours.

    Introduction to some of the main philosophical problems and contemporary viewpoints concerning mathematical concepts, mathematical methods, and the nature of mathematical truth. Same as MATH 439. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    59627U1 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 205 Gregory HallGilbert, D
    59628G1 02:00 PM - 03:20 PMTR 205 Gregory HallGilbert, D

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  • PHIL 444 - Topics in Recent European Phil 3 OR 4 hours.

    Examines the continental treatments of selected issues, such as interpersonal relationships, human nature, perception or interpretation; see Class Schedule for current topics. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated in separate terms as topics vary to a maximum of 6 undergraduate hours or 8 graduate hours. Prerequisite: One course in philosophy.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    65069P 12:00 PM - 01:20 PMTR 313 Gregory HallJohnson, L

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  • PHIL 492 - Thesis 2 TO 4 hours.

    Special training in philosophical investigation. Course may be taken by students pursuing graduation with distinction in partial fulfillment of those requirements. 2 to 4 undergraduate hours. No graduate credit. May be repeated to a maximum of 4 undergraduate hours. Prerequisite: Open to seniors with a grade-point average of 3.5 in all philosophy courses only by prior arrangement with a member of the faculty and with consent of the department director of undergraduate studies or the chair.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    10125ARRANGED -

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  • PHIL 501 - Seminar on the History of Philosophy 2 OR 4 hours.

    Study of selected major philosophers, movements, problems, or topics in the history of philosophy. 2 or 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. Approved for Letter and S/U grading. May be repeated. Letter grading applies when offered for 4 hours of credit. For Stage 3 Philosophy PhD students this course is approved for S/U grading when offered for 2 hours of credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor for non-philosophy graduate students.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    53132SW 03:30 PM - 06:20 PMW 402 Gregory HallWeinberg, S
    533981SW03:30 PM - 06:20 PMW 402 Gregory HallWeinberg, S

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  • PHIL 507 - Formal Semantics I 4 hours.

    Same as LING 507. See LING 507.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    60304A1 11:00 AM - 11:50 AMMWF 1140 Foreign Languages BuildingLasersohn, P

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  • PHIL 511 - Seminar Ethical Theory 2 OR 4 hours.

    Intensive study of problems in ethical theory. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated. Letter grading applies when offered for 4 hours of credit. For Stage 3 Philosophy PhD students this course is approved for S/U grading when offered for 2 hours of credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor for non-philosophy graduate students.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    678521HV03:30 PM - 06:20 PMR 402 Gregory HallVarden, H
    67853HV 03:30 PM - 06:20 PMR 402 Gregory HallVarden, H

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  • PHIL 514 - Seminar in Cognitive Science 2 OR 4 hours.

    Same as PSYC 514, ANTH 514, CS 549, EPSY 551, and LING 570. See PSYC 514.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    48229A 03:30 PM - 04:50 PMTR 223 Gregory HallHummel, J

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  • PHIL 517 - Seminar Philosophy of Science 2 OR 4 hours.

    Various problems arising from specific studies in philosophy pertaining to science and vice versa. To be offered with varying topics. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated. Letter grading applies when offered for 4 hours of credit. For Stage 3 Philosophy PhD students this course is approved for S/U grading when offered for 2 hours of credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor for non-philosophy graduate students.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    678541CW03:30 PM - 06:20 PMM 402 Gregory HallWeaver, C
    67855CW 03:30 PM - 06:20 PMM 402 Gregory HallWeaver, C

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  • PHIL 530 - Dissertation Seminar 3 hours.

    Ongoing dissertation seminar required for all students who have passed the prelim requirement. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated in separate terms to a maximum of 24 hours. Prerequisite: Restricted to students satisfying requirements for the Ph.D. degree.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    67856JB 04:00 PM - 05:50 PMT 402 Gregory HallBojanowski, J

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  • PHIL 583 - Individual Topics 2 OR 4 hours.

    Individual study and oral and written reports on topics not covered in other courses. Topics and plan of study must be approved by the candidate's adviser and by the staff member who directs the work. May be repeated. (Summer session, 2 to 8 hours).

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
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  • PHIL 590 - Directed Research 0 TO 12 hours.

    Restricted to students satisfying requirements for the master's degree by writing a substantial essay. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated. Normally taken for 8 hours credit but may be taken for 12 hours credit with consent of department chair.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    10131ARRANGED -

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  • PHIL 599 - Thesis Research 0 TO 16 hours.

    Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated.

    CRNSection NumberTimeDayLocationInstructor
    10133ARRANGED -

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