Philosophy Program. 2003-2008. FACULTY Carlos Colombetti Anton Zoughbie Ed Kaitz. COURSES Intro to Philosophy Critical Thinking Logic Ethics Political Philosophy Asian Philosophy Philosophy of Religion World Religions History of Philosophy (3). Overview . Student Focused Goals.
"The aim of philosophy is to understand how things in the broadest possible sense of the term hang together in the broadest possible sense of the term.“Wilfrid Sellars (1912-1989)
At the end of the course, the student is able to compose a novel, interesting, and logically correct argument that avoids fallacies. The student is also able to represent the logical structure of the argument, as well as express the argument as a short essay.
This SLO is assessed by a “capstone” project.
Ability to evaluate claims and arguments in the philosophy of religion (concerning God, miracles, Intelligent Design, etc.) using the rigorous deductive and inductive techniques of critical thinking.
Provide conditions that facilitate the pursuit of academic goals.Guiding Principles