Philosophy Courses

Courses for Philosophy
Philosophy (Subject Code: PHIL)
404.  Analytical Philo.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 296 or 303 or 305 or 345 or 381 or 383; (C- or better)  (2 to 3 credits)
405.  Plato.  Required pre-requisite: Two 300-Level PHIL Courses; (C- or better)  (2 to 3 credits)
406.  Aristotle.  Required pre-requisite: One Philosophy course (C- or better); or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
408/ECON 408.  Philosophy & Econ.  Required pre-requisite: ECON 401 (C-> or better)  (3 credits)
409.  Phil of Language.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 296, 303, or 414.  (2 to 3 credits)
410.  Formal Semantics.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 296 or 303. Depending upon its content, PHIL 345 might also be helpful. LING 315 and/or 515 would be extremely helpful preparation for some versions of the course.  (3 credits)
411.  Phil of Soc Sci.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy course or social science background.  (2 to 3 credits)
412.  Phil in Literature.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course in Philosophy; not open to first- and second-year students.  (2 to 3 credits)
413.  Formal Methods.  Advisory pre-requisite: Satisfaction of QR/1 with either 2nd semester calculus, an advanced course in logic, a course in statistics above STATS 265, or a course in economics  (2 to 3 credits)
414.  Math Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: One PHIL or MATH course.  (2 to 3 credits)
415.  Advanced Math Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 414 or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
416.  Modal Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 414 or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
417.  Logic&Art Intellg.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 414 or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
418.  Phil of Math.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 414 or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
419.  Phil of the Arts.  Advisory pre-requisite: Not open to Philosophy Graduate students.  (3 credits)
420.  Phil of Science.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course in Philosophy or Science at the 300 level or higher with a grade of C- or better; or graduate standing.  (3 credits)
422.  Phil of Physics.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 180 or 181 or 196 or 201 or 202 or 232 or 234 or 296 or 297; (C- or better)] or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
423.  Space & Time.  Advisory pre-requisite: One logic introduction and either one other philosophy course or 12 credits of science.  (2 to 3 credits)
424.  Phil Quantum Mech.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course is Philosophy and one in Mathematics or Physics  (2 to 3 credits)
425.  Phil of Biology.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course in Philosophy or Biology.  (3 credits)
426/LING 426.  Philo&Ling Theory.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy introduction, one logic introduction, or concentration in Linguistics.  (2 to 3 credits)
427/WOMENSTD 484.  Science & Gender.  Advisory pre-requisite: Nine credits of Philosophy, Science or Women's Studies  (2 to 3 credits)
429.  Ethical Analysis.  Required pre-requisite: (PHIL 361 or 366 or 367or PPE300; C- or better) or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
430.  Topics in Ethics.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 361 or 366 or 367 or PPE 300; (C- or better)  (2 to 3 credits)
431.  Normative Ethics.  Required pre-requisite: (PHIL 361 or 366 or 367or PPE300; C- or better) or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
432.  Theory of Value.  Required pre-requisite: (PHIL 361 or 366 or 367or PPE300; C- or better) or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
433.  History of Ethics.  Required pre-requisite: (PHIL 361 or 366 or 367or PPE300; C- or better) or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
435.  Phil of Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: One Logic introduction.  (2 to 3 credits)
437/MUSICOL 437.  Phil of Mus.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy introduction, previous course work in music, or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
438.  Topics Aesthetics.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course in aesthetics or concentration in literature, music or the history of art, or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
439.  Aesthetics.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy introduction.  (2 to 3 credits)
440.  Philosophy of Film.  Advisory pre-requisite: One of the following: a philosophy course at the 300-level or above, one course in History of Art, one course in Screen Arts and Cultures, or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
441.  Social Phil.  Required pre-requisite: (PHIL 361 or 366 or 367or PPE300; C- or better) or Graduate Standing  (2 to 3 credits)
442.  Topics-Political.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 361,366,367 (C->); G  (2 to 3 credits)
443.  Rational Choice.  Advisory pre-requisite: Two courses in Philosophy, Economics, or Psychology (or some combination thereof) and satisfaction of the Quantitative Reasoning requirement; or permission of instructor.  (3 to 4 credits)
444.  Groups & Choices.  (4 credits)
445.  Phil of Law.  Advisory pre-requisite: One course in political philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
446.  SPLang.  Required pre-requisite: One PHIL course or Graduate Standing  (3 credits)
450.  Phil Cognition.  Advisory pre-requisite: Two courses in Philosophy.  (3 credits)
455.  Contemp Moral Probs.  Advisory pre-requisite: Not open to Graduate students in Philosophy.  (2 to 4 credits)
458.  Phil of Kant.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 389 (C- or better) or Graduate  (2 to 3 credits)
460.  Medieval Philosophy.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy introduction.  (2 to 3 credits)
461.  Phil Thought in 17C.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 389 (C- or better) or Graduate  (2 to 3 credits)
462.  Phil Thought in 18C.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 389 (C- or better) or Graduate  (2 to 3 credits)
463.  Topics in History.  Required pre-requisite: One PHIL course (C- or better)  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 388 or 389, or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
464.  Science Revolution.  Required pre-requisite: One course in HISTORY or PHIL; (C- or better)  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 388 or 389  (2 to 3 credits)
465.  Continental Philos.  Advisory pre-requisite: One of PHIL 371, 375, 385, or 389.  (2 to 3 credits)
466.  Top Cont Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: One of PHIL 371, 375, 385, or 389 or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
467.  Enlightenment.  Required pre-requisite: One Philosophy course (C- or better); or Graduate Standing  (3 credits)
474.  19 Century PHIL.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 389 or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
475.  Topic in 20th C Phil.  Required pre-requisite: One Introductory Philosophy course and one 300-level Philosophy course  (2 to 3 credits)
477.  Theory-Knowledge.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 345, 381, or 383  (2 to 3 credits)
480.  Philos of Religion.  Advisory pre-requisite: One introduction to Philosophy  (2 to 3 credits)
481.  Metaphysics.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 345, 381, or 383.  (2 to 3 credits)
482.  Philosophy of Mind.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 345, 381, or 383  (2 to 3 credits)
485.  Phil of Action.  Advisory pre-requisite: Two courses in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
486/WOMENSTD 486.  Feminist Philos.  Advisory pre-requisite: Two courses in either Philosophy or Women's Studies or permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
487.  Wittgenstein.  Advisory pre-requisite: One philosophy introduction and another course in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
492.  Frege,Russell.  Required pre-requisite: PHIL 296, 303, or 414 (C- or better) or Graduate  Advisory pre-requisite: Permission of instructor for students with a substantial background in mathematics or computer science.  (2 to 3 credits)
497.  Phil Mini-Course.  (1 to 2 credits)
501.  Plato.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 405, 406 or permission of instructor. Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
502.  Aristotle.  (3 credits)
503.  Topic-Medieval Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
508.  Continental Ration.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
511/SOC 508.  Phil Social Science.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (3 credits)
512.  British Empiricism.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
514.  Kant.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
515.  Hegel.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
517.  Topics History Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
520.  Wittgenstein.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
522.  Logic Positivism.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
523.  Phenomenology.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
524.  Sartre.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
530.  Top in Epistemology.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
535.  Top Metaphysics.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
540.  Top Phil of Mind.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
542.  Probs Human Action.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (3 credits)
550.  Top in Phil Lang.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
551.  Top Phil-Ling.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
552/LING 523.  Prag&SA Theory.  (3 credits)
553/STATS 553.  Statistic Inference.  Advisory pre-requisite: A course in statistical theory (STATS 405, PSYCH 613, ECON 405) and upperclass standing.  (3 to 4 credits)
555.  Topics in Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
556.  Top Modal Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
557.  Top Induct Logic.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 411 or 414 or 420 or concentration in Math or Natural Science or permission of instructor  (2 to 3 credits)
558.  Phil of Math.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 414/415, or mathematical equivalent  (2 to 3 credits)
560.  Top Phil of Science.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
562.  Top Phil of Physics.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL 101 or 233 or equivalent and at least one other course in Philosophy or 12 hrs of physical science or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
567.  Top in Phil of Hist.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Two courses in Philosophy or History Major or permission of instructor  (2 to 3 credits)
572.  Top in Meta-Ethics.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate Standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
574.  Top in Norm Ethics.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
576.  Top in Soc Pol Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
578.  Top Phil of Law.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
580.  Top in Phil-Relig.  Advisory pre-requisite: PHIL,Graduate standing in Philosophy or permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
585.  Topics in Aesthetic.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate Standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
590.  Grad Intensive Study.  (1 to 3 credits)
596.  Reading Course.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
597.  Proseminar.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
598.  Ind Lit Survey.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.  (3 credits)
599.  Doss Reading.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
600.  Advanced Studies.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.  (2 to 3 credits)
601.  Theory-Knowledge.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (3 to 4 credits)
602.  Philos of Science.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
605.  Logic I.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
607.  Metaphysics I.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
609.  Philos of Mind.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
610.  Sem Hist of Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
611.  Sem Current Philos.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
612.  Religion.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
613/PHYSICS 610.  Space Sym and Rep.  (1 credits)
615.  Sem Phil of Lang.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
616.  Philosophy-Math.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
618.  Aesthetics.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
619.  Continental Phil.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (3 credits)
621/GREEK 825.  Plato.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (3 credits)
640.  Ethics.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
666.  Chinese Marxism.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
677.  Social Philos.  Advisory pre-requisite: Graduate standing.  (2 to 3 credits)
697.  Candidacy Sem.  Advisory pre-requisite: Restricted to Philosophy Candidates and Philosophy Doctoral students nearing Candidacy. Graduate standing.  (2 credits)
990.  Diss-Precand.  Advisory pre-requisite: Election for dissertation work by doctoral student not yet admitted as a Candidate. Graduate standing.  (1 to 8 credits)
991.  RCRS.  (1 credits)
993.  G S I Training.  Advisory pre-requisite: Must have Teaching Assistant award. Graduate standing.  (1 credits)
995.  Diss-Cand.  Required pre-requisite: Candidate  (4 or 8 credits)