Courses

HNRS 120 True Freedom

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing, and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. Includes an engagement component that reaches beyond the classroom. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HNRS-110 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

HNRS 406 Independent Study

An independent project used as part of the Honors Distinction project, which is conducted under the direction of a faculty member. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins

PHIL 390 Sem Hist of Phil: Spinoza

This advanced course in philosophy will examine a major figure or movement in the history of philosophy. The course is designed to build on previous philosophical skills, while adding a major research component. Figures and topics might include, Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Nietzsche, Stoicism, phenomenology, and pragmatism. May be repeated for credit. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • One course in PHIL or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

PHIL 406 Independent Study & Research

Selected topics in philosophy carried ou t under the direction of a member of the departmental staff. Enrollment with the approval of the department. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins

PHIL 412 Senior Thesis

At the end of the junior year every maj or will register with a member of the de partment to study and write a major pape r in the final year. Guidelines, require ments and dates are explained in "The Se nior Thesis." 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins

PHIL 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminati ng in a paper. 1/2 Unit

Requisites

  • See catalog Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A B. Adkins