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Philosophy

36 Credits

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Transfer Policies

Students transferring from non-baccalaureate institutions to Parkside may generally transfer up to 72 credits earned at non-baccalaureate institutions toward the 120 credits required for degree completion. UW-Parkside may accept additional credits toward the degree where appropriate. A minimum of 15 credits numbered 300 or above must be completed at Parkside.

Philosophy Major catalog information

Graduation Requirements  |  Philosophy

 

The following requirements are in addition to the university general education requirements. Please use this guide in tandem with the Degree Requirements Transfer Guide

Requirements for the Philosophy Major  | 36 credits

 

Required Courses  |  12 credits
 

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
PHI 122

Logic

PHIL 201

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History of Philosophy: Ancient

PHIL 260/360

-

History of Philosophy: Early Modern

PHIL 261/361

-

Techniques of Philosophical Research

PHIL 275

 

ELECTIVE COURSES  | 12 credits
 

All majors are required to complete two courses (with one at the 300 level) in two of the following three areas (12 credits):
(1) Ethics, Value Theory, and Social and Political thought; (2) Metaphysics and Philosophy of Mind; and (3) Epistemology and the Philosophy of Science. No course may be used to cover two areas at once. This requirement is a total of four courses with a minimum of two at the 300 level. The department will sometimes assign courses to different areas depending on their topics, and majors will be informed of such assignments in advance.


Ethics, Value, Theory and Political Thought

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
PHI 125

Introduction to Ethics

PHIL 206

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Classical Political Philosophy

PHIL 207

-

Aesthetics

PHIL 213

-

Contemporary Moral Problems

PHIL 215

-

Politics, Law and Society

PHIL 220

-

Modern Political Philosophy

PHIL 306

-

Contemporary Political Thought

PHIL 307

-

Value Theory

PHIL 320

-

Ethics in Criminal Justice System

PHIL 328

-

Bioethics

PHIL 340

-

Business Ethics

PHIL 341

 

Metaphysics and Philosophy of Mind

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
PHI 123

Philosophy of Religion

PHIL 205

-

Reason and Reality

PHIL 204

-

Topics in Continental Thought

PHIL 255

-

Philosophical Analysis (depending on the topic)

PHIL 305

-

Metaphysics

PHIL 315

-

Topics in Continental Thought

PHIL 355

 

Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
-

Science and Pseudoscience

GSCI 102 

-

Truth, Knowledge and Belief

PHIL 203

-

Set Theory, Logic and Proof

PHIL/MATH 303

-

Philosophical Analysis (depending on the topic)

PHIL 305

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Philosophy of Science

PHIL 310


ADDITIONAL ELECTIVE COURSES | 12 credits

Choose 12 additional credits of PHIL courses.

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