Philosophy Minors

For those who would like utilize philosophy in their life but do not have enough credit hours to be a major, the following options are available as minors.

Philosophy Minor

Students will complete six courses as follows:

Required:

  • Phil 265 Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • Two electives in Philosophy (One of which must be at the 300-level)

Choose one of the following:

  • Phil 102 Introduction to Philosophy
  • Phil 109 Critical Thinking

Choose one of the following:

  • Phil 105 Introduction to Ethics
  • Phil 250 Applied Ethics

Choose one of the following:

  • Phil 121 Ancient/Medieval Philosophy
  • Phil 122 Modern Philosophy

Philosophy Minor-Ethics Concentration

Students will complete six courses as follows:

Required:

  • Phil 109 Critical Thinking
  • Phil 105 Introduction to Ethics
  • Phil 211 Feminist Ethics
  • Phil 250 Applied Ethics
  • Phil 340 Value Theory

Choose one of the following:

  • Phil 215 Environmental Ethics
  • Phil 225 Ethical Issues in Sex and Sexuality
  • Phil 235 Health Care Ethics
  • Phil 245 Ethics of Globalization

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