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Philosophy
Chair: Blain Neufeld; CRT 602, 229-4719.

Please visit https://uwm.edu/philosophy/ for more information The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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PHILOS-101: Introduction to Philosophy: (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to the philosophical thinking through examination of such topics as Plato's and Aristotle's contribution to Western civilization; free will and moral responsibility; God, morality, and knowledge.

Notes:
May not be retaken for add'l cr; may be repeated for higher grade. Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 402 & any DIS 601-614; OR enroll in LEC 403 & any DIS 616-629.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Selected Topics and Issues
HU   3 LEC 001
50099 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 01/22-05/09 Martin, Jordon CRT 124  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU   3 LEC 402
50270 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Magnusson, Agust LUB S151 Word
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website http://www4.uwm.edu/pass/ and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email pass@uwm.edu.
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU   3 LEC 403
50271 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Magnusson, Agust CUN 151 Word
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website http://www4.uwm.edu/pass/ and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email pass@uwm.edu.
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 601
49264 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Jones, Erich BOL B80  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 602
50459 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Wright, Katie LUB S195  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 604
59319 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas CRT 203  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 605
49267 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha CRT 103  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 607
49266 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas LUB S195  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 608
49268 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Wright, Katie LUB N120  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 609
53039 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha NWQ G566  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 611
49269 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas CRT 103  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 613
49271 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Jones, Erich BOL 281  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 614
56536 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha CRT 319  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 616
58710 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Jones, Erich BOL B80  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 617
58711 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Wright, Katie LUB S195  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 619
58713 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas CRT 203  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 620
58714 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha CRT 103  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 622
58716 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas LUB S195  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 623
58717 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Wright, Katie LUB N120  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 624
58718 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha NWQ G566  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 626
58720 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Ladendorf, Thomas CRT 103  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 628
58722 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Jones, Erich BOL 281  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 629
58723 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/22-05/09 Narayan Kuthoore, Risha CRT 319  

PHILOS-111: Introduction to Logic - Critical Reasoning (3 units; U ; HU)

Students learn a broad variety of fundamental logical methods - techniques used to identify, analyze, model, evaluate, and criticize different types of real-world reasoning.

Notes:
Jointly offered w/ Math 111; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: ACT math subscore of 18 or higher, or Math Placement Level 10, which is earned by any of the following: (a) Level 10 on Math Placement Test; (b) grade of C or better in Math 090; or (c) grade of D in Math 094.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
51630 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Knachel, Matthew LAP 250 PDF
HU   3 LEC 002
50438 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Knachel, Matthew CRT 175 PDF
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 203
50439 - 01/22-05/09 Knachel, Matthew ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PHILOS-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
47223 - 01/22-05/09 Atherton, Margaret TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002
47224 - 01/22-05/09 Boehm, Miren TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003
47225 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004
47227 - 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005
47226 - 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006
47217 - 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007
47218 - 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008
47219 - 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009
47220 - 01/22-05/09 Schwartz, Robert TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
47221 - 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011
47222 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012
47228 - 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter TBA  

PHILOS-204: Introduction to Asian Religions (3 units; U ; HU)

Philosophy of Asian religions; emphasis on the Indian experience of Hinduism and Buddhism, and the Chinese experience of Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401
53479 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Magnusson, Agust MIT 195 Word
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-604.
HU     DIS 601
57345 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/22-05/09 Linhares, Danilo MER 142  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-604.
HU     DIS 603
56508 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Linhares, Danilo LUB S171  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-604.
HU     DIS 604
56509 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Linhares, Danilo BOL B64  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-604.

PHILOS-207: Religion and Science (3 units; U ; HU)

The alleged conflict between science and religion: case histories, analysis of the issues, implications for the concepts of religious beliefs and scientific knowledge.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
52231 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William CRT 109 Word

PHILOS-211: Elementary Logic (3 units; U ; HU,QLB)

Introduction to traditional and modern logic; the concepts of argument, validity; proof, fallacy, persuasion, and reasoning; the development of certain practical skills.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 211-001 or 211-202 only; OR enroll in LEC 211-403 & any DIS 601-610; OR enroll in LEC 211-404 & any DIS 611-620.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU,QLB   3 LEC 001
50589 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 01/22-05/09 Canet, Steven BOL 294  
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass/ and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email pass@uwm.edu.
HU,QLB (FEE) 3 LEC 202
50686 - 01/22-05/09 Knachel, Matthew ONLINE WEB  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
HU,QLB   3 LEC 403
50272 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard CRT 175 Word
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass/ and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email pass@uwm.edu.
HU,QLB   3 LEC 404
50273 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard CRT 175 Word
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass/ and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email pass@uwm.edu.
HU,QLB     DIS 601
49272 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad LUB N120  
HU,QLB     DIS 602
50707 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Lopez-Wild, Josiah HLT 180  
HU,QLB     DIS 603
49273 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT B12  
HU,QLB     DIS 604
49274 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT 303  
HU,QLB     DIS 606
49276 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Lopez-Wild, Josiah NWQ 1961  
HU,QLB     DIS 607
59308 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT 607  
HU,QLB     DIS 609
49277 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad LUB N130  
HU,QLB     DIS 610
50532 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad CRT 219  
HU,QLB     DIS 611
56856 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad LUB N120  
HU,QLB     DIS 612
58726 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Lopez-Wild, Josiah HLT 180  
HU,QLB     DIS 613
58728 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT B12  
HU,QLB     DIS 614
58732 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT 303  
HU,QLB     DIS 616
58738 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Lopez-Wild, Josiah NWQ 1961  
HU,QLB     DIS 617
58739 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Gamrat, William CRT 607  
HU,QLB     DIS 619
59028 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad LUB N130  
HU,QLB     DIS 620
58741 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/22-05/09 Taraz, Farhad CRT 219  

PHILOS-212: Modern Deductive Logic (3 units; U ; HU)

A second course in symbolic logic that develops the skills in symbolic translation and proof construction acquired in Philos 211, investigates more abstractly the properties of formal systems of proof.

Notes:
Prereq: grade C or better in Philos 211(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
49278 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael CRT 209 Word
Taught with Philos 712-001.

PHILOS-213: Introduction to the Philosophy of Science (3 units; U ; HU)

Course for beginning students dealing with such problems as induction vs deduction; hypotheses and theories and their relation to observation; explanation and prediction.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
58742 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 607 PDF

PHILOS-232: Topics in Philosophy: (3 units; U ; HU)

A course for beginning students dealing with such philosophical problems as freedom of will, skepticism, or a historical figure or movement.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Mind and Meaning
HU   3 LEC 002
59029 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel CRT 209 Word

PHILOS-237: Technology, Values, and Society (3 units; U ; HU)

Discussion of controversies over whether modern technology is a progressive or regressive force in human life; impact of technology on individual and institutional values.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
51467 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Silverstein, Elizabeth CRT 209 PDF

PHILOS-241: Introductory Ethics (3 units; U ; HU)

Development of moral ideas. Criticism of ethical theories and of social institutions such as state, property, and family.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401
49279 3:00 PM-3:50 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Palatnik, Nataliya MIT 191 Word
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-603.
HU     DIS 601
49280 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Forbes, Owen MER 142  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-603.
HU     DIS 602
49281 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Forbes, Owen NWQ 1975  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-603.
HU     DIS 603
49282 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Forbes, Owen CRT 303  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-603.

PHILOS-243: Moral Problems: (1 units; U ; HU)

Intensive study of one moral issue of current relevance.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Abortion
HU (FEE) 1 LEC 201
50444 - 01/22-02/23 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $92.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Drugs and Addiction
HU (FEE) 1 LEC 202
50445 - 02/25-04/06 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $92.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Global Poverty
HU (FEE) 1 LEC 203
50446 - 04/08-05/09 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $92.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PHILOS-244: Ethical Issues in Health Care: (3 units; U ; HU)

Study of ethical issues facing patients, providers, and public policy planners: e.g., ethical response to terminal illness, equity in health care delivery.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Contemporary Problems
HU   3 LEC 001
49283 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 01/22-05/09 Tym, Kristen LAP 250  
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 202
51473 - 01/22-05/09 Silverstein, Elizabeth ONLINE WEB Word
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 701
57172 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 702
57371 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 703
57375 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 704
57376 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 705
57377 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 706
57378 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 707
57379 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE)   DIS 708
57382 - 01/22-05/09   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Enroll in LEC 001 only; OR enroll in LEC 202 & any DIS 701-708.

PHILOS-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined, and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
48466 - 01/22-05/09   TBA  

PHILOS-303: Mind and Knowledge (3 units; U/G )

Studies the natures of action, belief and knowledge and the constraint that knowledge imposes on responsible action and belief, both in individuals and across society.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Philos 101(P) or 215(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
59030 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 109 PDF

PHILOS-317: Metaphysics (3 units; U/G )

Study of perennial philosophical issues about the nature of the world and our relation to it; realism, idealism, causality, the mind-body problem, time, truth.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & 3 cr in philos.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
58743 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua BOL 281 Word

PHILOS-341: Modern Ethical Theories (3 units; U ; OWCB)

Ethical theories and problems as discussed in the late nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty first-centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; 3 cr in philos; satisfaction of OWC-A.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
OWCB   3 LEC 001
52229 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus CRT 607  

PHILOS-384: The Philosophy of Law (3 units; U/G )

The idea of law and its relationship to morality. Issues of legal obligation, rights, responsibility, and punishment.

Notes:
Philos 384 & Pol Sci 384 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; 3 cr philos or previous course in political theory or law studies recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
58745 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus LUB N120  

PHILOS-432: Great Thinkers of the Modern Period (3 units; U/G )

An examination of the thought of representative philosophers of the 17th and 18th centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & 3 cr in philos.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49919 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William LUB S230 Word

PHILOS-489: Internship in Philosophy, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of philosophy in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in philos; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001
50514 - 01/22-05/09   TBA  

PHILOS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
48467 - 01/22-05/09   TBA  

PHILOS-511: Symbolic Logic (3 units; U/G )

First-order predicate calculus; formal properties of theoretical systems; chief results of modern mathematical logic; advanced topics such as completeness and computability.

Notes:
Jointly-offered w/& counts as repeat of CompSci/Math 511. Prereq: jr st, either Philos 212(P) or 6 cr math at the 300-level or above; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
59031 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen CRT 607 Word

PHILOS-522: Special Topics in the Philosophy of Science: (3 units; U/G )

Consideration of one or more of the following: logic of theory construction, theoretical entities, measurement, nature of laws, conventionalism, operationalism, and induction.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Scientific Realism
    3 LEC 001
59032 11:00 AM-1:40 PM T 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael CRT 607 Word

PHILOS-532: Philosophical Problems: (3 units; U/G )

Intensive study of one or two particular problems, such as determinism and freedom, ethical relativism, memory, or perception.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st & 3 cr in philos.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A Century of Possibilities
    3 LEC 001
58744 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/28-05/09 Spencer, Joshua CRT 607 Word

PHILOS-681: Seminar in Advanced Topics: (3 units; U/G )

Seminar on a philosopher, philosophical movement, issue, or problem for majors and graduate students. Research papers required. Additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: sr st & 12 cr in philos at 300-level or above; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Desire, Practical Reason, and the Good
    3 SEM 001
52944 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Palatnik, Nataliya CRT 607 Word
Consent required to audit.

PHILOS-699: Independent Work (2 - 3 units; U )

See Advanced Independent Work, undergrad bulletin.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Only 6 cr count toward Philos major. No more than 3 cr with any one instr except with writ cons dept. Prereq: jr st; 3.0 in major or 3.0 overall gpa, & writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 - 3 IND 001
47229 - 01/22-05/09 Atherton, Margaret TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 002
47230 - 01/22-05/09 Boehm, Miren TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 003
47231 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 004
47239 - 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 005
47232 - 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 006
47233 - 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 007
47234 - 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 008
47235 - 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 009
47236 - 01/22-05/09 Schwartz, Robert TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 010
47237 - 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 011
47238 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 012
47240 - 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter TBA  

PHILOS-712: Fundamentals of Formal Logic (3 units; G )

A study of basic aspects of contemporary formal logic.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
50384 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael CRT 209 Word
Taught with Philos 212-001.

PHILOS-820: The Teaching of Philosophy (0 units; G )

Discussion group with teaching assistants and their supervisor.

Notes:
Required for all teaching assistants teaching a Philos course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001
47241 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002
47242 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.

PHILOS-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001
47243 - 01/22-05/09 Atherton, Margaret TBA  
    0 IND 002
47244 - 01/22-05/09 Boehm, Miren TBA  
    0 IND 003
47245 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
    0 IND 004
47246 - 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel TBA  
    0 IND 005
47247 - 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus TBA  
    0 IND 006
47248 - 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen TBA  
    0 IND 007
47249 - 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael TBA  
    0 IND 008
47254 - 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain TBA  
    0 IND 009
47250 - 01/22-05/09 Schwartz, Robert TBA  
    0 IND 010
47251 - 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua TBA  
    0 IND 011
47252 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
    0 IND 012
47253 - 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter TBA  

PHILOS-941: Seminar in Ethics and Social and Political Philosophy: (2 - 3 units; G )

Specific topics and any additional prerequisites announced in Timetable each time course is offered.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Justice as Fairness:libralism,socialism,capitalism
    3 SEM 001
59598 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain CRT 607  

PHILOS-960: Seminar in Metaphysics: (2 - 3 units; G )

Specific topics and any additional prerequisites announced in Timetable each time course is offered.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Varieties of Representation
    3 SEM 001
58748 5:00 PM-7:40 PM R 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel CRT 607 Word
Please add topic to PHILOS 960: Varieties of Representation

PHILOS-990: Thesis (3 units; G )

Notes:
Retakable only once in option B. Not retakable by students in Language & Linguis concentration. Prereq: grad st in option B or in Language & Linguis concentration; cons major prof & committee.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 IND 001
47255 - 01/22-05/09 Atherton, Margaret TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 002
47256 - 01/22-05/09 Boehm, Miren TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 003
47257 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 004
47258 - 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 005
47259 - 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 006
47260 - 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 007
47261 - 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 008
47262 - 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 009
47263 - 01/22-05/09 Schwartz, Robert TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 010
47264 - 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 011
47265 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 012
47266 - 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 013
59973 - 01/22-05/09 Palatnik, Nataliya TBA  
Consent required to audit.

PHILOS-999: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st & cons dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
47267 - 01/22-05/09 Atherton, Margaret TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002
47268 - 01/22-05/09 Boehm, Miren TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003
47269 - 01/22-05/09 Bristow, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004
47270 - 01/22-05/09 Goodman, Rachel TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005
47271 - 01/22-05/09 Husi, Stanislaus TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006
47272 - 01/22-05/09 Leeds, Stephen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007
47273 - 01/22-05/09 Liston, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008
47274 - 01/22-05/09 Neufeld, Blain TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009
47275 - 01/22-05/09 Schwartz, Robert TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 010
47276 - 01/22-05/09 Spencer, Joshua TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011
47277 - 01/22-05/09 Tierney, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 012
47278 - 01/22-05/09 Van Elswyk, Peter TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 013
47279 - 01/22-05/09 Knachel, Matthew TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 014
47280 - 01/22-05/09 Palatnik, Nataliya TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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