Philosophy Academic Minors

Prerequisites to Philosophy Academic Minors: None.

COMMON REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PHILOSOPHY MINORS:

1. A minimum of 15 credits of Philosophy, at least 9 of which (including the required 400-level course) must be taken in residence.
2. Any 100- or 200- level course other than PHIL 180, 201, 296 (logic courses).
3. No course will count toward the academic minor unless the student receives a grade of C- or better.
4.  At least one course taken to fulfill the minor must be at the 400-level, other than Formal methods (413, 414).

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS FOR EACH MINOR:

General Philosophy
a. Logic or Formal Methods: PHIL 180, 201, 296, 303, 305, 413 or 414.
b. Two courses from the following: PHIL 345, 361, 365, 366, 367, 381, 383, 388, or 389.
c. One 400-level course which must not include PHIL 401, 402, 413, 414, or 455.

History of Philosophy
a. Either PHIL 345, 361, 366, 367, or 383.
b. PHIL 388 or 389.
c. One additional course from: PHIL 388, 389, 405, 406, 458, 461, and 462.
d. One additional course from the above list expanded to include: PHIL 371, 385, 433, 460, 463, 466, 474, and 492. 

Moral and Political Philosophy
a. Either PHIL 361,366 or 367.
b. Three additional courses from the following: PHIL 355, 356, 359, 361, 366, 367, 369, 385, 429, 430, 431, 433, 442, 443, and 485.

Mind and Meaning
a. One course in Formal Methods: PHIL 296, 303, 305, 413, or 414.
b. PHIL 345, 381, or 383.
c. Two additional courses from the following: PHIL 340, 345, 381, 383, 409, 450, 481, and 482.

Epistemology and Philosophy of Science
a. One course in Formal Methods: PHIL 296, 303, 305, 413, or 414
b. PHIL 345, 381, or 383.
c. Two other courses from the following: PHIL 320, 322, 381, 383, 420, 422, 423, 425, 427, 443, and 477.

Updated 4.28.2012