College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Philosophy Department Program Outcomes

The Philosophy Department's instructional goals include these areas:

  1. analytical skills
  2. skills in reasoning
  3. skills involved in the written and oral presentation of philosophical arguments
  4. ethical values
  5. substantive interconnections
  6. creative philosophical work
  7. a range of philosophical traditions
  8. a historical philosophical movement or figure
  9. a philosophical topic
  10. research skills
Philosophy Department Program Outcomes
Courses Goal 1 Goal 2 Goal 3 Goal 4 Goal 5 Goal 6 Goal 7 Goal 8 Goal 9 Goal 10

PHL 2010 Intro

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PHL 2020 Critical Thinking

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PHL 2030 Philosophy Proseminar I

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PHL 2040 Ethical Problems in Contemporary Life

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PHL 2050 Business & Professional Ethics

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PHL 2060 Phil through Children's Lit

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PHL/CS 2180 Logic and Computing

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PHL 2200 Religions of the World

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PHL 2900 Philosophy Proseminar II

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PHL 3010 Philosophy of the Arts

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PHL 3030 Philosophy of Religion

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PHL 3040 Phil and Religion of Japan

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PHL 3050 Phil and Religion of China

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PHL 3060 Phil and Religion of India

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PHL 3090 Moral Philosophy

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PHL 3100 Social and Political Philosophy

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PHL 3110 Philosophical Issues in the Law

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PHL 3120 History of Ancient Philosophy

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PHL 3130 History of Medieval Philosophy

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PHL 3140 History of Modern Philosophy

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PHL 3160 Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

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PHL 3170 Twentieth Century Philosophy

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PHL 3200 American Philosophy

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PHL 3220 Existentialism

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PHL 3280 Phil of Asian Martial Arts & Religion

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PHL 3330 Bioethics

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PHL 3400 Current Debates about Sexuality

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PHL 3450 Confrontations with the Reaper

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PHL 3500 Philosophy of Mind

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PHL 3530 Cognitive Science

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PHL 3590 Epistemology

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PHL 3600 Metaphysics

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PHL 3810 Race and Racism

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PHL 3830 Philosophy of Science

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PHL 4000 Spec Study UD

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PHL 4050 Great Works

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PHL 4090 Contemporary Moral Theory

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PHL 4300 Ethics, Environment, and Society

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PHL 4350 Clinical Ethics Practicum

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PHL 4400 Seminar in Law and Values

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PHL 4610 Senior Seminar in Philosophy

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PHL 4750 Global Justice

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PHL 4820 Ethics Bowl

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PHL 4850 Comparative Philosophy

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PHL 4890 Seminar in Metaphysics & Epistemology

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