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] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Investigates the issues, methodologies, and practice of philosophy through the analysis of primary texts 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; C-ID PHIL 100]]
PHIL 101Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87004 PHIL 101 01 09:30AM-11:20AM MTWTH 705 Orozco,Alejandro 7 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
90159 PHIL 101 03 12:00PM-01:50PM MTWTH 563A Streed,Adam 7 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 7/31/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
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] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: REC PREP REMOVED, DESCRIPTION. Develops the critical reading, writing, and reasoning skills necessary for both academic success and good citizenship. Introduces deductive and inductive reasoning, propositional and sentential logic, 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; C-ID PHIL 110]]
PHIL 103Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87008 PHIL 103 01 12:00PM-01:50PM MTWTH 705 Orozco,Alejandro 7 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
87009 PHIL 103 03 09:30AM-11:20AM MTWTH 563A Moore,Jeffrey 7 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 7/31/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM

Total Courses: 2 Total Sections: 4