Philosophy

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PHIL 101 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Investigates the issues, methodologies, and practice of philosophy with a particular focus on the nature of reality, boundaries of thought, and the origin and validity of values. Explores the worlds wisdom traditions leading toward the cultivation of independent philosophical thought. [D; CSU; UC]
PHIL 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81222 PHIL 101 01 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 705 Orozco,Alejandro 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81223 PHIL 101 05 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 705 Abdelkader,Najah 18 5*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81224 PHIL 101 09 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 705 Grosse,Perry 18 7*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81225 PHIL 101 11 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 478 TerBest,James 18 0*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81226 PHIL 101 13 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 705 Abdelkader,Najah 18 6*
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81227 PHIL 101 15 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 705 Orozco,Alejandro 18 0*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81228 PHIL 101 17 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 1682 TerBest,James 18 0*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81229 PHIL 101 19 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 563A McGraw,Bruce 18 1*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81230 PHIL 101 21 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 705 Orozco,Alejandro 18 0*
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81231 PHIL 101 22 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 474 Streed,Adam 18 8*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81232 PHIL 101 23 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 705 Grosse,Perry 18 7*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81233 PHIL 101 25 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 1684 Westbrook,James 18 4*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81234 PHIL 101 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Cuddy,Lucas 8 6*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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81235 PHIL 101 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Cuddy,Lucas 8 10*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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81236 PHIL 101 60 04:30PM-05:45PM MW 705 Spike,Ananda 18 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81237 PHIL 101 62 06:00PM-09:20PM TTH 478 Buckles,Gregory 8 12*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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82094 PHIL 101 80 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 5209 Westbrook,James 18 2*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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PHIL 103 LOGIC AND CRITICAL THINKING 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: ENGL 115 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Develops the critical reading, writing, and reasoning skills necessary for both academic success and good citizenship. Introduces deductive and inductive reasoning and the logic of analysis, as well as the systematic study of fallacies in reasoning. Emphasizes the practical applications of logic in daily life. Includes analytical and argumentative writing exercises. [D; CSU; UC]
PHIL 103 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81238 PHIL 103 01 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 564B Orozco,Alejandro 18 0*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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82507 PHIL 103 02 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 563A Moore,Jeffrey 18 4*
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81239 PHIL 103 03 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 563A Moore,Jeffrey 18 9*
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81240 PHIL 103 06 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 1682 TerBest,James 18 15*
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81241 PHIL 103 07 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 1682 Orozco,Alejandro 18 0*
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81242 PHIL 103 09 02:00PM-04:50PM T 705 Orozco,Alejandro 18 1*
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82837 PHIL 103 E1 09:00AM-11:15AM MWF NAS Salgado-Avalos,Francisco 14 8*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 11/20/2013
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PHIL 106 WORLD RELIGIONS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers the philosophical significance of major themes in religious thought. Studies the comparative and contrasting features of major religious philosophies, including an examination of the historical background and contemporary outlook. [D; CSU; UC]
PHIL 106 Sections Offered
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81244 PHIL 106 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 563A Bolland,Peter 18 5*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81243 PHIL 106 03 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 563A Bolland,Peter 18 3*
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81245 PHIL 106 05 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 463 Grosse,Perry 18 13*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81247 PHIL 106 76 06:00PM-09:20PM TTH 7213 Spike,Ananda 8 14*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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PHIL 107 ASIAN PHILOSOPHY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determinded by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Explores the major philosophical traditions of central and East Asia, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism, Confucianism, and the impact those traditions have on Asian culture. Examines the patterns of Asian philosophy leading toward the cultivation of a greater appreciation of non-Western philosophical thought. [D; CSU; UC]
PHIL 107 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81248 PHIL 107 01 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 563A Bolland,Peter 18 3*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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PHIL 120 ETHICS: THEORY AND PRACTICE 3 Units Recommended Preparation: PHIL 101 and 103, or equivalent; RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent. Covers critical examination of the basis of morality. Analyzes various ethical theories in terms of their origin, development, and application. Discusses the application of ethical theories to current and moral issues. D; CSU; UC EFFECTIVE FALL 2009 [Recommended Preparation: PHIL 101 and 103, or equivalent; RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers critical examination of the basis of morality. Analyzes various ethical theories in terms of their origin, development, and application. Discusses the application of ethical theories to current and moral issues. [D; CSU; UC]
PHIL 120 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81249 PHIL 120 01 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 563A McGraw,Bruce 18 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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81250 PHIL 120 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Cuddy,Lucas 15 14*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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Total Courses: 5 Total Sections: 31
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