PHIL 401 - Undergraduate Honors Seminar
Section: 002
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
2 - 3
Other:
Honors
Consent:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to Honors concentrators in Philosophy and others by permission of instructor.
Other Course Info:
Continuing Course. Y grade can be reported at end of the first-term to indicate work in progress. At the end of the second term, the final grade is posted for both term's elections. F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

PHIL 401 is open to seniors who are declared Honors concentrators in Philosophy, and to others by permission of the instructor. The seminar functions as an intensive workshop designed to help students identify and begin an independent philosophical research project. The seminar will provide advice, discussion, feedback, and support to enable students to enter the Winter Term in a good position to write a successful Honors Thesis. The seminar begins with several weeks of general discussion about research methods and basic methodological questions in philosophy, and then enters a sequence of stages in which students are asked to write a prospectus, a critical literature survey, a proto-chapter, and to give in-class presentations of work in progress.

PHIL 401 - Undergraduate Honors Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
21572
Open
9
11Dept Hnrs Sr
-
W 3:00PM - 5:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
35163
Open
14
 
-
TBA
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