Aug 06, 2020  
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Philosophy Minor


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Philosophy Minor Requirements


Philosophy provides students with knowledge of the history of philosophical thought and teaches the skills of critical thinking. Courses are divided into those concentrating on a particular philosophic problem and those which analyze the philosophic thought of a particular historical period. The requirement for the minor in Philosophy is 18 credit hours, not including the GER 3 credit requirement of either PHIL 102  or PHIL 103 . Therefore, the total credit requirement for Philosophy minor is 18 total credit hours. Students who elect a minor in philosophy must take 6 courses beyond the GER requirement of either PHIL 102  or PHIL 103 . The required distribution of PHIL 205 - Philosophical Logic ; 2 History; and 3 Electives. Each requirement and elective must be distributed more or less evenly over the primary groups: Practical, Theoretical, and History with at least one each from 200, 300, and 400-level courses. Students who elect a minor in philosophy must complete with a grade of "C" or higher the following courses in addition to the GER's:

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