Course Offerings (Spring 2022)

All Phil Courses

Philosophy Courses

Spring 2022
Courses marked with * contribute to satisfying General Education Requirements 

*PHIL 1000: Introduction to Philosophy

Major works on such themes as appearance and reality, human nature, nature of knowledge, relation of mind and body, right and good, existence of God, and freedom and determinism. 

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 9:00 - 10:20

Blakley

215 Williams
002 TTh 10:30 - 11:50 Blakley 215 Williams
003 MWF 10:30 - 11:20 Wells 209 Coates
004 MWF 10:30 - 11:20 Blakley 155 Coates
005 MWF 11:30 - 12:20 Wells 209 Coates
006 TTh 12:00 - 1:20 Kokkiou 132 Prescott

 

*PHIL 1021: Introduction to Logic

Formal and informal reasoning; introduction to propositional logic; formal and informal fallacies; scientific reasoning.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 10:30 - 11:50 Roland 152 Coates

 

*PHIL 2020: Ethics

Classical and recent theories of obligation and value, including works of philosophers such as Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Hume, and Nietzsche; topics including freedom, rights, justification of moral judgments.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 MWF 9:30 - 10:20 Lambright 054 Allen
002 TTh 10:30 - 11:50 Kokkiou 132 Prescott
003 TTh 1:30 - 2:50 Blakley 220 Stubbs
004 MWF 2:30 - 3:20 Wells 209 Coates
005 TTh 3:00 - 4:20 Blakley 220 Stubbs
006 MWF 3:30 - 4:20 Wells 209 Coates

 

PHIL 2023: Philosophy of Art

Philosophical theories of beauty, art, and art criticism.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 MWF 2:30 - 3:20 Cogburn 214 Coates

 

PHIL 2024: Philosophy in Literature

Philosophical themes in world literature: fiction, poetry, drama, and autobiography.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 3:00 - 4:20 Nathan 155 Coates

 

*PHIL 2035: History of Modern Philosophy

Introduction to philosophy through a study of some of the main writings of modern philosophy. A section of PHIL 2036 (HNRS Tutorial: History of Philosophy) is available to accompany this course.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 10:30 - 11:50 Protevi 208 Williams

 

PHIL/LING 4011: Topics in Advanced Logic: Set Theory

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 1:30 - 2:50 Roland 128 Allen

 

PHIL 4941: Philosophy of Mind

Recent philosophical treatments of human nature; the mind-body problem, identity of the person in time, the person as rational and volitional, and relation of the person to the world.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 MW 4:30 - 5:50 Protevi 237 Coates

 

PHIL 4943: Problems in Ethical Theory

Egoism, utilitarianism, deontological systems, intuitionism, moral particularism, virtue ethics, relativism, weakness of will, and value theory.

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 TTh 10:30 - 11:50 Nathan 237 Coates

 

PHIL 7905: Seminar in the History of Philosophy

Section Date & Time Instructor Location
001 MWF 12:30 - 1:20 Cogburn