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PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy

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Course Description

An introductory course in the examination of some of the classical philosophical problems in the areas of ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, and social and political philosophy. Selected philosophers of the respective areas are examined, analyzed, compared, and contrasted. The aim of this course is to study the ideas and theories of these areas, think critically, and observe the relevancy of these ideas in everyday life. A multicultural perspective is also integrated.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)
C-ID: PHIL 100