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Philosophy Syllabi as of 11/2/21

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  • Syllabi may not be  up-to-date, faculty distribute the latest version of their syllabi during or before the first day of class. 
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Spring 2022

Syllabi may not be finalized, Below might be older versions.
If syllabi are not available during the add/drop period, please refer to the catalog for course description

Only freshmen are eligible to enroll in these courses
PHIL 3 - FYS:  The Meaning of Life(W)
PHIL 10 - FYS:  Questions of Inquiry(W)

Check prerequisite requirement for the following courses -
PHIL 15 - Special Topics:  Kant:  Critique of Pure Reason
PHIL 16 - Philosophy of Religion (taught by RELG)
PHIL 18 - Philosophy of Science
PHIL 29 - Philosophy of Nature (cross listed ENVS 48)
PHIL 40 - Semantics (taught by LING, cross listed LING 40)

Seminars are open to JRs & SRs - preference given to honors students  taking for a preparation.
PHIL 118 - Philosophy of Mind