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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 PHIL 111 Introduction to Philosophy 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri PHIL-111-5


This course examines the basic problems of philosophy and introduces methods of philosophical thinking. Topics include conceptions of human nature and the good life, happiness, knowledge, and God's existence. How is knowledge acquired? What reasons are there for supposing that God exists? Problems introduced by science, morality, religion, politics, and art will also be discussed.