Academic Catalog 2020-2021

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Philosophy (PHIL)

PHIL 113 — Ethics   3 credit hours

Schedule type: Lecture

PHIL 201 — Intro to Philosophy   3 credit hours

Introduces philosophical ideas, problems, and methods through a study of important philosophers and major systems of philosophy. Topics include appearance and reality, human nature, nature of knowledge, relations of mind and body, the right and good, the existence of God, and freedom and determinism. Comparable to Nunez course PHIL 1100. Only one may be taken for credit at Nunez.

PHIL 1100 — Intro to Philosophy   3 credit hours

This course is an introduction to philosophical thought from the Greek philosophers to the present. It exposes students to thinkers, history, and culture through the ages and reinforces the process of critical thinking.

Schedule type: Independent Study, Lecture, Web

PHIL 1130 — World Religions   3 credit hours

This course is a survey of the world's major religions, including their historical developments, doctrines, philosophies, and impacts on society. It introduces students to the three great monotheistic religions (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) and to other religions that have a plurality of gods or other foci of worship (Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Jainism, and the New Age). It also examines the role these religions play in society today.

Pre-requisite(s): MATH 0980, MATH 0990

Schedule type: Independent Study, Lecture, Web