What are the requirements for a philosophy minor?

The philosophy minor fulfills the General Studies requirement in the humanities and enhances such majors as anthropology, English, history, political science, social work, and sociology.

Philosophy Minor:

At least 3 hrs from:

PHIL 100 - Introduction to Philosophy

PHIL 102 - Introduction to Techniques in Critical Reasoning

PHIL 200 - Logic

PHIL 202 - Ethics

At least 6 hrs from:

PHIL 300 - History of Ancient Philosophy

PHIL 302 - History of Modern Philosophy

PHIL 306 - Contemporary Philosophy

PHIL 320 - Emotion, Character, and Moral Responsibility

PHIL 370 - Existentialism

PHIL 380 - Justice

PHIL 404 - Metaphysics

PHIL 406 - Feminist Ethics and Epistemology

PHIL 410 -Theory of Knowledge

PHIL 415 -Topics in Neurophilosophy

PHIL 420 - Ethical Theory

9 hrs of additional electives from PHIL courses

Total for minor: 18 hrs

 

Minor in Ethics:

PHIL 202 - Ethics

Applied Ethics

PHIL 230 - Environmental Ethics

PHIL 235 - Bioethics

PHIL 304 - Philosophy of Sport

PHIL 406 - Feminist Ethics and Epistemology

RELS 210 - Religion, Morality, and Public Debate

Ethical Theory

PHIL 203 - Social Philosophy

PHIL 320 - Emotion and Responsibility

PHIL 380 - Justice

PHIL 415 - Topics in Neurophilosophy

PHIL 420 - Ethical Theory

Total for minor: 18 hrs

Students must take at least one 400-level course.  Students must earn a minimum grade of C in all required courses.