PHIL 296 - Honors Introduction to Logic
Section: 002
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, MSA, QR/1
Other:
Honors
Credit Exclusions:
Credit is granted for only one of PHIL 203, 303, or 296.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Honors students or permission of instructor.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Logic is typically understood as the systematic and rigorous study of inference and argument — the science of figuring out what follows from what, and why. Formal logic does this by thinking about systems of inference in a mathematical way. We will build on this idea. But logicians aren't just in Mathematics and Philosophy departments anymore. Logic has become an important tool across disciplines. So we will set ourselves two goals: understanding the basic tools of formal logic, and understanding how those tools are developed, extended, and deployed to shed light on problems in philosophy, linguistics, and computer science.

PHIL 296 - Honors Introduction to Logic
Schedule Listing
002 (LEC)
P
28320
Open
1
3LSA Hnrs
-
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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