Special Course Descriptions

PHL 100 90 Honors Introduction to Philosophy
Professor Weigel

This philosophy honors course provides a thorough introduction to the discipline of philosophy and its characteristic habits of thought. Classic and contemporary readings familiarize people with the art of organized inquiry. Topics include: the examined life, happiness, God, religion and science, technology, personal identity, freedom, and love and desire. Major figures include: Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, Locke, Camus, and a variety of contemporary thinkers. Prerequisite: Honors status