Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy

(minimum of 120 credits required)

In addition to the University and College requirements for admission and graduation, students majoring in philosophy are required to earn a minimum of 32 credit hours in philosophy courses as described in the table below.

All courses must be taken for a grade and must be passed with a 'C' or above, in order to count toward the degree.

If any courses are taken for the for the B.A. in philosophy that do not conform to the lists below, permission must be obtained from the philosophy undergraduate advisor (Dr. Clevis Headley, headley@fau.edu ).

 


 Major Philosophy Core                 All seven courses from the list below:

Ancient Philosophy

PHH 3100

3

Early Modern Philosophy

PHH 3420

4

Late Modern Philosophy

PHH 4440

4

Logic

PHI 2102

3

Ethical Theory

PHI 4661

3

Social and Political Philosophy

PHM 3200

3

Senior Seminar in Philosophy

PHI 4938

3

 

20th Century Philosophy

One course from list below:

 

Pragmatism

PHH 3703

3

Philosophy of Mind

PHI 3320

4

Post-Structuralism

PHP 3792

3

Philosophy of Science

PHI 4400

4

Phenomenology

PHP 4782

3

Analytical Philosophy

PHP 4784

4

Existentialism

PHP 4786

3

 

Value Theory

One course from list below:

 

Environmental Ethics

PHI 3640

3

Asian Aesthetics and Art Theories

PHI 3870

3

Biomedical Ethics

PHI 4633

4

Aesthetics and Art Theory

PHI 4800

4

Feminist Philosophy

PHM 3123

3

 

Electives

One course from list below:

 

Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy

PHH 3280

4

Critical Thinking

PHI 2100

3

Philosophy of Literature

PHI 3882

3

Symbolic Logic

PHI 4134

3

Philosophy of the Human and Social Sciences

PHI 4420

3

Philosophy of Psychiatry

PHI 3453

3

Philosophy of Medicine

PHI 3456

3

Moral Problems

PHI 3638

3

Philosophy of the Performing Arts

PHI 3885

3

Philosophy of Religion

PHI 4700

3

Philosophy of Law

PHM 3400

3

Philosophy of Technology

PHM 4223

3

Africana Philosophy

PHP 3781

3

Special Topics

PHI 4930

1-4

Directed Independent Study

PHI 4905

1-4