Intro Philosophy/Honors

PHI 109 - Intro Philosophy/Honors

MySlice Info:

Term: Spring 2020
Class #: 33174
Section: M001
Credits: 3

Instructor:
Tignor,Joshua Thomas

Counts toward:
Dept Hum

Course Time(s):
TuTh 09:30am-10:50am

Location:
Hall of Languages 201

Course Description:

This course introduces students to philosophy by considering a selection of the most fundamental problems in metaphysics and epistemology including: the mind-body problem, the existence of God, the nature of knowledge, skepticism, free will vs. determinism. Our approach will be topical: we will learn what a philosophical problem is, and what methods philosophers use to solve such problems, by attempting to answer philosophical questions. Counts as Writing Intensive in the A&S Liberal Arts core.

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