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Philosophy Majors Course Checklist

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Name:______________________________________________________
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Advisor:____________________________ Phone:_______________ Email:_____________
Philosophy Major Requirements (Effective, spring 2010)

 

A. Complete the following required courses (18 hours):

____110 The Adventure of Ideas (3)*
____120 The Adventure of Ideas (3)*
____160 Introduction to Ethics (3)
____210 Elementary Logic (3)
____314 History of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (3)
____315 History of Modern Philosophy (3)

 

B. Complete 18 Upper Division Hours:

Philosophy Courses:
____320 Traces of God (3) **
____330 Love, Sexuality, and Living (3)***
____340 Death, Suffering and Evil (3)***
____350 Principles of Bioethics (3)
____360 Symbolic Logic (3)***
____370 God and Human Happiness (3)***
____380 Topics in the Philosophy and History of Religion (3)** ****
____385 Topics in the History of Philosophy (3)****
____395 Philosophy and Film (3)***
____410 Political and Legal Philosophy (3)
____430 Science and Human Values (3)
____440 Topics in African-American and Feminist Studies (3)***
____450 Existentialism and Phenomenology (3)***
____460 Contemporary Metaphysics and Epistemology (3)
____470 Internship in Race Relations (3)***
____490 Topics in Philosophy (3)****

 

Religious Studies Courses:
____201 Religion and Contemporary Culture (3)
____301 Major Religions of the World (3)
____306 Religion and Society (3)***
____320 Traces of God (3)**
____340 Death, Suffering and Evil (3)
____350 The Hebrew-Jewish Scriptures (3)
____360 The Christian Scriptures (3)
____370 God and Human Happiness (3)** ***
____375 Church History (3)***
____380 Topics in the Philosophy and History of Religion (3)** ****


Notes:
* Are Prerequisites for the Major.
** Signals courses that are cross-listed for Philosophy and Religious Studies.
*** Courses are offered as needed instead of regularly.
**** Signals courses that are selected topics.
All majors must assemble a portfolio, under the supervision of a philosophy faculty member.


Minors offered


Philosophy:
The minor consists of the following courses: Philosophy 110-120 and an additional 12 hours of philosophy, at least nine hours of which must be courses numbered 300 or above.


Religious Studies:
The Minor consists of the following courses: Religious Studies 201 and 15 hours of upper-division religious studies courses.


African-American Studies:
The 18-credit hour minor consists of required courses: Philosophy 130, History 434, and History 435, plus nine hours to be selected from the following menu: English 345; History 303, 480, 484, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498; Philosophy 301, 440, 470; Political Science 432; Religious Studies 301; Social Work 220; and Sociology 304. For information about this minor contact Professors Henry Parker or David Barber.

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322 Humanities Building

Martin, TN 38238

Ph:

(731) 881-7470

Fax:

(731) 881-7584

Em:

David Coffey, Chair