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Philosophy, Politics, LawMajor

Degree AwardedBA
Hours To Complete36 - 38
Courses Required10
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Courses required for the award of the major:

  • PHIL 110: Introduction to Logic
  • PHIL 220: History of Political Philosophy (historical survey of primary texts and issues)
  • PHIL 300: Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • PHIL 321: Philosophy of Law
  • PHIL 488: Capstone Seminar on Philosophy, Politics and Law
  • Five Elective Courses
    • One non-philosophy elective on politics
    • One non-philosophy elective on law
    • One philosophy elective at the 400 level (neither PHIL 495A or 495B/495BW, Honors Directed Reading, may count as a 400-level elective)
    • Two philosophy electives at any level.