PHIL 180 - Introductory Logic
Section: 201
Term: SU 2013
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
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Credit is granted for only one of PHIL 180 or 201.
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May not be repeated for credit.
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This logic course is an introduction to methods of reasoning. It will survey approaches to rationality including diagramming and evaluating arguments, fallacy theory, syllogistic logic, propositional logic, and probability. The aim of this course is to foster an appreciation for the logical structure of language and the ways we reach and criticize the conclusions we draw in our daily inferences. Students will develop and apply critical thinking skills through regular homework assignments and exams.

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The course assumes no background in either formal logic or philosophy. All students are welcome. No previous experience with Philosophy is assumed.

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PHIL 180 - Introductory Logic
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201 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 12:00PM
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