Philosophy Minors

Students in any field of study may choose among a minor in ethics, general philosophy, philosophy of science and political philosophy. We also offer multidisciplinary liberal arts minors in bioethics and law, ethics and society.

Ethics

Minimum of 18 credits over a minimum of five courses.

Required Courses

PHL 1xxx Any PHL 1000 level course
Four PHL courses in Ethics * 


General Philosophy 

Minimum of 18 credits over a minimum of five courses.

Required Courses

PHL 1xxxx  Any PHL 1000 level course
Four  Philosophy courses


Science, Technology, & Values

Minimum of 18 credits over a minimum of five courses.

Required Courses

PHL 1xxx Any PHL 1000 level course
One additional  PHL course in Ethics *

Three courses from:

PHL 2060 Biomedical Ethics
PHL 2070 Environmental Ethics
PHL 2090 Values in a Technological Culture
PHL 2110 Environmental Philosophy
PHL 2120 Ethics, Ecology, and the Beauty of Nature
PHL 2200W History of Ancient Philosophy
PHL 2730 Philosophy of Psychology
PHL 3060 Justice in Health and Healthcare
PHL 3160 History of Modern Philosophy
PHL 3210 Philosophy of Mind
PHL 4020 Epistemology

Political Philosophy

Minimum of 18 credits over a minimum of five courses.

Required Courses

PHL 1xxx Any PHL 1000 level course
One additional PHL course in Ethics *

Three courses from:

PHL 2040 

Introduction to Political Philosophy

PHL 2500

Theories of Justice
PHL 3010 Human Rights: Theory and Practice
PHL 3020 Philosophy of Law
PHL 3030 Global Justice
PHL 3060 Justice in Health and Healthcare

Multidisciplinary Minors 

We also offer multidisciplinary liberal arts minors in bioethics and law, ethics and society.

Bioethics Minor

Law, Ethics and Society Minor