Courses

Spring 2015 | Fall 2015 | Spring 2016 | Fall 2016 | Spring 2017

Satisfactory completion of an intro level course is a prerequisite for taking any further course in philosophy.

Students may not take more than one intro level course, with one exception: students may take Logic either before or after taking any other introductory course.

Please see the Academic Program page for more information.

Spring 2015 (offerings - updated 1/21/15)
Alan Baker will be on leave this semester
Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location

Intro Level

001-04. Intro: Knowledge & the World (W) Thomason MWF
9:30-10:20
Trotter 203*
003. First Year Seminar: The Meaning of Life (W) Baumann TTH
9:55-11:10
Papazian 325
008B. First Year Seminar: Philosophy, Culture & Film (W) Eldridge T
1:15-3:55
Kohlberg 230*

Intermediate Level, see prerequisite requirements

011. Moral Thomason MWF
10:30-11:20
Kohlberg 116*
013. Modern Raff TTH
11:20-12:35
Kohlberg 230
020. Plato (W) Ledbetter MWF
11:30-12:20
Trotter 315
024. Theory of Knowledge (W) Raff W
1:15-3:55
Papazian 324
039. Existentialism Lorraine TTH
9:55-11:10
Papazian 319*
040. Semantics See LING TTH
11:20-12:35
Sci Center 183

Seminars

106. Aesthetics Eldridge M
8:00 a.m.
Papazian 319
118. Philosophy of Mind Baumann T
1:15
Papazian 325
139. PEP Lorraine W
1:15
Papazian 319

                 *Room change

Fall 2015 - (tentative offerings - updated 3/13/15)
Peter Baumann will be on leave this semester.
Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location

Intro Level

001-04. Intro:  Knowledge & the World (W) Thomason MWF
9:30-10:20
Trotter 203
001-06.  Intro:  Classic & Contemporary Topics Raff TTH
11:20-12:35
Trotter 301
005. FYS: Human Nature (W) Lorraine TTH
9:55-11:10
Papazian 319
08B. FYS: Philosophy, Culture & Film (W) Eldridge M
1:15-3:55
Kohlberg 230
012-01. Logic
NOTE:  This section is recommended for students with a strong Math or Comp Sci background, or non-freshmen with no prior PHIL course.
Baker MWF
10:30-11:20
Kohlberg 115
012-02. Logic
NOTE:  This section is recommended for current/intending PHIL majors/minors and those with prior PHIL course(s).
Baker MWF
11:30-12:20
Kohlberg 115

Intermediate Level, see prerequisite requirements

021. Social and Political Thomason MWF
10:30-11:20
Kohlberg 330
32. History of Analytic Philosophy Raff W
1:15-3:55
Trotter 303
040. Semantics see LING TTH
2:40-3:55
Sci Ctr 183
069. Phenomenology (W) Lorraine TTH
11:20-12:35

Papazian 324

Seminars

102. Ancient Ledbetter TH
1:15
Trotter 115
116. Language & Meaning Eldridge T
1:15
Papazian 319

 

Spring 2016 (tentative offerings - updated 3/13/15)
Peter Baumann & Tamsin Lorraine will be on leave this semester.
Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location

Intro level

001. Introduction to Philosophy Staff
010. FYS: Questions of Inquiry (W) Raff

Intermediate level, see prerequisite requirements

013. Modern Raff
019. Phil of Literature & Film Eldridge
020. Plato (W) Ledbetter
040. Semintics LING
051. Human Rights Thomason
086. Phil of Mind Baker

Seminars

101. Moral Thomason
113. Topics in Epistemology Raff
119. Philosophy of Science Baker
Fall 2016 (tentative offerings - updated 1/16/15)
Krista Thomason will be on leave all or part of the year.
Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location

Intro level

001. Introduction to Philosophy Staff
003. FYS: The Meaning of Life (W) Baumann
006. FYS:  Life, Mind and Consciousness (W) Raff
012. Logic Baker

Intermediate level, see prerequisite requirements

016. Philosophy of Religion RELG
021. Social & Political Baumann
023. Metaphysics Raff
040. Semintics LING

Seminars

102. Ancient Ledbetter
104. Metaphysics Raff
114. 19th Century Philosophy Eldridge
139. PEP Lorraine
Spring 2017 (tentative offerings - updated 1/16/15)
Krista Thomason will be on leave all or part of the year.
Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location

Intro level

001. Introduction to Philosophy Staff
010. FYS: Questions of Inquiry (W) Raff

Intermediate level, see prerequisite requirements

Self Knowledge Eldridge
013. Modern Raff
020. Plato (W) Ledbetter
026. Language & Meaning Baumann
031. Advanced Logic Baker
040. Semantics LING
089. Phil & Sci-Fi: Time & Consciousness Lorraine

Seminars

103. Modern Raff
106. Aesthetics Eldridge
118. Philosophy of MInd Baker
121. Social & Political Baumann