College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Philosophy

Curriculum for PHL majors in Class of 2013

Majors in the Class of 2013 must complete 10 courses to satisfy the requirements of a Philosophy major.  Majors can choose to follow either Curriculum Worksheet A or Curriculum Worksheet B:

(Majors in the Classes of 2014, 2015, and beyond should select the curriculum page on the left.)

PHILOSOPHY MAJOR CURRICULUM WORKSHEET “A”:

Philosophy Courses In The GER -- 3 courses:

  • PHL 101 Human Person (formerly PHL 1011)
  • PHL 154 Moral Foundations (formerly PHL 1031)
  • PHL xxx (a GER course at the 201 level or higher)
and

Major Concentration -- seven additional courses including:

  • PHL 401 Ancient Philosophy
  • PHL 410 Medieval Philosophy
  • PHL 220 Logic
  • PHL 420 Modern Philosophy OR PHL 481 Analytic Philosophy
  • PHL xxx ( 1 course from PHL 201- 499)
  • PHL xxx ( 1 course from PHL 201 - 499)
  • PHL 495 - Senior Seminar

OR

PHILOSOPHY MAJOR CURRICULUM WORKSHEET “B”

Philosophy Courses In the GER -- three courses:

  • PHL 101 Human Person (formerly PHL 1011)
  • PHL 154 Moral Foundations (formerly PHL 1031)
  • PHL xxx   (a GER course at the 201 level or higher)
and

Major Concentration -- seven additional courses including:

  • One course in either Logic or Symbolic Logic
  • One course in the Ancient and pre-Modern period (see catalog for list of courses)
  • One course in the Modern period and beyond (see catalog for list of courses)
  • One upper-level PHL course
  • One upper-level PHL course
  • One upper-level NON-GER PHL course
  • One Junior or Senior Seminar