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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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Selected Topics and Issues
HU   3 LEC 001
48988 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Jones, Erich CRT 109  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU   3 LEC 402
49133 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Magnusson, Agust CRT 175  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU   3 LEC 403
49134 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Magnusson, Agust CUN 107  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 601
48248 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   LUB S233  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 602
49305 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   CRT B12  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 603
52779 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   CRT 303  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 605
48249 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S231  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 607
51304 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   CRT 203  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 609
48253 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S220  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 611
52262 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/07   CRT 221  
Reflections on the Human Condition
HU     DIS 612
52263 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/07   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:
PHILOS 111 and MATH 111 are jointly offered; 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 90 or MATH 102; or (c) grade of D in MATH 94.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
49287 - 01/21-05/07 Knachel, Matthew ONLINE WEB  
HU   3 LEC 402
54426 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Knachel, Matthew EMS E190  
HU   3 LEC 403
54427 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Knachel, Matthew EMS E190  
HU     DIS 601
54430 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   PHY 142  
HU     DIS 602
54431 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   PHY 232  
HU     DIS 603
54432 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   EMS E160  
HU     DIS 604
54433 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   PHY 146  
HU     DIS 605
54434 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   EMS E150  
HU     DIS 606
54435 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   PHY 232  
HU     DIS 607
54436 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LAP 252  
HU     DIS 608
54437 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   AUP 191  
HU     DIS 609
54438 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LAP 250  
HU     DIS 610
54602 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   CHM 169  
HU     DIS 611
54603 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   PHY 230  
HU     DIS 612
55856 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   CHM 195  

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
46425 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM 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
51510 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Magnusson, Agust CRT 175  
HU     DIS 601
51694 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/07 Korczyk, Kevin CRT 607  
HU     DIS 602
51663 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07 Korczyk, Kevin LUB S165  
HU     DIS 603
51664 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07 Korczyk, Kevin LUB S220  

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
50794 10:00 AM-11:15 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Boehm, Miren CRT 209  

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU,QLB   3 LEC 001
49415 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Lopez-Wild, Josiah CRT 209  
HU,QLB (FEE) 3 LEC 202
49495 - 01/21-05/07 Knachel, Matthew ONLINE WEB  
HU,QLB   3 LEC 403
49135 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Tierney, Richard SAB G90  
HU,QLB   3 LEC 404
49136 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Tierney, Richard EMS E190  
HU,QLB     DIS 601
48254 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   HLT G90  
HU,QLB     DIS 603
48255 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   LUB S165  
HU,QLB     DIS 605
48257 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   CRT 103  
HU,QLB     DIS 606
52770 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S233  
HU,QLB     DIS 608
49365 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S263  
HU,QLB     DIS 610
52272 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S220  
HU,QLB     DIS 611
52274 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   MER 311  
HU,QLB     DIS 612
52278 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/07   CRT 319  

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
48259 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael CRT 209  

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
Existentialism
HU   3 LEC 001
52545 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William CRT 109  

PHILOS-235: Philosophical Aspects of Feminism (3 units; U ; HU)

A course for beginning students dealing with selected philosophical issues underlying feminist ideas and problems.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
54335 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Silverstein, Elizabeth PHY 143  

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
50189 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Silverstein, Elizabeth KEN 1140  

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
48260 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Palatnik, Nataliya LUB S241  
HU     DIS 602
48262 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/07 Vonderhaar, Joshua LUB N120  
HU     DIS 603
48263 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07 Vonderhaar, Joshua CRT 303  

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
49291 - 01/21-02/22 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB  
Animal Rights
HU (FEE) 1 LEC 202
49292 - 02/24-04/04 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB  
Global Poverty
HU (FEE) 1 LEC 203
49293 - 04/06-05/07 Boehm, Miren ONLINE WEB  

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
48264 5:00 PM-7:40 PM R 01/21-05/07 Tym, Kristen LAP 250  
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 202
50195 - 01/21-05/07 Silverstein, Elizabeth ONLINE WEB  

PHILOS-253: Philosophy of the Arts (3 units; U ; HU)

The creation, appreciation, and criticism of works of art. Sources and use of standards.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
54336 - 01/21-05/07 Mahlik, Michelle ONLINE WEB  

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
47518 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

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).

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
52546 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 309  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54352 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 309  

PHILOS-303G: 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).

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
52546 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 309  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54352 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT 309  

PHILOS-349: Great Moral Philosophers (3 units; U/G )

Major themes of moral philosophy from Plato and Aristotle to Bentham and Mill, with critical study of the outstanding works.

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

Major themes of moral philosophy from Plato and Aristotle to Bentham and Mill, with critical study of the outstanding works.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54337 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus NWQ G544  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54338 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus NWQ G544  

PHILOS-349G: Great Moral Philosophers (3 units; U/G )

Major themes of moral philosophy from Plato and Aristotle to Bentham and Mill, with critical study of the outstanding works.

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

Major themes of moral philosophy from Plato and Aristotle to Bentham and Mill, with critical study of the outstanding works.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54337 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus NWQ G544  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54338 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus NWQ G544  

PHILOS-358: Action, Will, and Freedom (3 units; U/G )

The nature of the will, agency, intentional action, and the problem of free will and determinism.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, 3 cr philos; or grad st.

The nature of the will, agency, intentional action, and the problem of free will and determinism.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, 3 cr philos; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54339 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT 209  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54340 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT 209  

PHILOS-358G: Action, Will, and Freedom (3 units; U/G )

The nature of the will, agency, intentional action, and the problem of free will and determinism.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, 3 cr philos; or grad st.

The nature of the will, agency, intentional action, and the problem of free will and determinism.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, 3 cr philos; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54339 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT 209  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54340 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT 209  

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.

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
52289 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus BOL B79  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54341 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus BOL B79  

PHILOS-384G: 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.

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
52289 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus BOL B79  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54341 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus BOL B79  

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.

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
48836 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William LUB S230  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53499 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William LUB S230  

PHILOS-432G: 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.

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
48836 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William LUB S230  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53499 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William LUB S230  

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
49347 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM 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
47519 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

PHILOS-519: Special Problems in Metaphysics and Epistemology: (3 units; U/G )

Intensive study in such topics as perception, skepticism, induction, mathematical knowledge, universals, causality, substance, determinism, possibility.

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

Intensive study in such topics as perception, skepticism, induction, mathematical knowledge, universals, causality, substance, determinism, possibility.

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
Composition & Metaphysical Explanation
    3 LEC 001
54374 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT B12  
Composition & Metaphysical Explanation
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54375 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT B12  

PHILOS-519G: Special Problems in Metaphysics and Epistemology: (3 units; U/G )

Intensive study in such topics as perception, skepticism, induction, mathematical knowledge, universals, causality, substance, determinism, possibility.

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

Intensive study in such topics as perception, skepticism, induction, mathematical knowledge, universals, causality, substance, determinism, possibility.

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
Composition & Metaphysical Explanation
    3 LEC 001
54374 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT B12  
Composition & Metaphysical Explanation
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54375 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Spencer, Joshua CRT B12  

PHILOS-562: Special Topics in Ethics and Social and Political Philosophy: (3 units; U/G )

Intensive study of issues such as the concept of law, punishment, liberty, civil disobedience, the public good, and the applicability of scientific method to social issues.

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

Intensive study of issues such as the concept of law, punishment, liberty, civil disobedience, the public good, and the applicability of scientific method to social issues.

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
Public Reason And The Pursuit of Justice
    3 LEC 001
54350 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain CRT 181  
Theories of Public Reason
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54351 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain CRT 181  

PHILOS-562G: Special Topics in Ethics and Social and Political Philosophy: (3 units; U/G )

Intensive study of issues such as the concept of law, punishment, liberty, civil disobedience, the public good, and the applicability of scientific method to social issues.

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

Intensive study of issues such as the concept of law, punishment, liberty, civil disobedience, the public good, and the applicability of scientific method to social issues.

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
Public Reason And The Pursuit of Justice
    3 LEC 001
54350 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain CRT 181  
Theories of Public Reason
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54351 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain CRT 181  

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.

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
Speech Act Theory
    3 SEM 001
54448 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT B12  
Consent required to audit.
Speech Act Theory
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
54449 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT B12  
Consent required to audit.

PHILOS-681G: 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.

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
Speech Act Theory
    3 SEM 001
54448 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT B12  
Consent required to audit.
Speech Act Theory
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
54449 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 01/27-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter CRT B12  
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
46431 - 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William ROOM TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 002
46432 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 003
46433 - 01/21-05/07 Palatnik, Nataliya ROOM TBA  
    2 - 3 IND 004
46441 - 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua ROOM 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
49236 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael CRT 209  

PHILOS-758: Seminar in Major Philosophers: (3 units; G )

Intensive study of the thought or system, or an important part of the thought or system, of a major figure in philosophy. Specific topics and any additional prerequisites announced in schedule of classes 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
Themes from Putnam
    3 SEM 001
55896 4:00 PM-6:40 PM R 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael CRT 607  

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
46443 - 01/21-05/07 Knachel, Matthew ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002
46444 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003
55875 - 01/21-05/07 Tierney, Richard ROOM 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
46445 - 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William ROOM TBA  
    0 IND 002
46446 - 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael ROOM TBA  
    0 IND 003
46447 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM TBA  
    0 IND 004
46448 - 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua ROOM 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
Kant's and Kantian Practical Thought
    3 SEM 001
53008 4:00 PM-6:40 PM W 01/21-05/07 Palatnik, Nataliya CRT 203  

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
46457 - 01/21-05/07 Boehm, Miren ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 002
46458 - 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 003
46459 - 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 004
46460 - 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 005
46461 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 006
46462 - 01/21-05/07 Palatnik, Nataliya ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 007
46463 - 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 008
46464 - 01/21-05/07 Tierney, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 009
55876 - 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter ROOM 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
46469 - 01/21-05/07 Boehm, Miren ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002
46470 - 01/21-05/07 Bristow, William ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003
46471 - 01/21-05/07 Husi, Stanislaus ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004
46472 - 01/21-05/07 Liston, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005
46473 - 01/21-05/07 Neufeld, Blain ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006
46474 - 01/21-05/07 Palatnik, Nataliya ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007
46475 - 01/21-05/07 Spencer, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008
46476 - 01/21-05/07 Tierney, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009
55877 - 01/21-05/07 Van Elswyk, Peter ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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