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Class Schedule

Spring 2019


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 100 - 30684 - Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 100 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
A survey of philosophical vies on fundamental questions concerning consciousness, reality, God, knowledge, free will, moral values, and political ideals. Incorporates an introduction to the methods of logic and critical thinking. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

M W 12:10pm-1:25pm Colombetti,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 100 - 35940 - Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 100 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
A survey of philosophical vies on fundamental questions concerning consciousness, reality, God, knowledge, free will, moral values, and political ideals. Incorporates an introduction to the methods of logic and critical thinking. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

T Th 9:35am-10:50am Colombetti,C
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 100 - 39513 - Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 100 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
A survey of philosophical vies on fundamental questions concerning consciousness, reality, God, knowledge, free will, moral values, and political ideals. Incorporates an introduction to the methods of logic and critical thinking. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

T 7:00pm-10:00pm Zoughbie,A
Evening Class  Online Class IN PROGRESS PHIL 103 - 43263 - Critical Thinking
PHIL 103 CRITICAL THINKING (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture/16-18lab hours by arrangement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
An informal logic and language course that develops general learning skills, aids to understanding, creative problem-solving, effective communication, and processes of evaluation that are helpful to other areas of study. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (A3).

TBA Colombetti,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 103 - 39514 - Critical Thinking
PHIL 103 CRITICAL THINKING (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture/16-18lab hours by arrangement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
An informal logic and language course that develops general learning skills, aids to understanding, creative problem-solving, effective communication, and processes of evaluation that are helpful to other areas of study. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (A3).

M W F 9:10am-10:00am Colombetti,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 200 - 30689 - Introduction To Logic
PHIL 200 INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent; and eligibility for MATH 120 or equivalent.
An introduction to symbolic logic with an emphasis on proof systems for propositional and predicate logic. Includes translation of English sentences into a symbolic language, patterns and techniques of deductive and inductive inference, and basic probability theory. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (A3).

T Th 12:35pm-1:50pm Colombetti,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 240 - 41342 - Introduction to Ethics
PHIL 240 INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
A critical examination of philosophical views - ancient and modern - concerning human nature and human potential; the fundamental concepts of goodness, rightness, and justice; the virtues of persons and social institutions; the relationship between the individual and society; criteria for moral evaluation; ideals of human action, ultimate aims (such as happiness), and ways of living. A variety of moral theories and contemporary moral issues will be explored in depth. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

M W F 11:10am-12:00pm Colombetti,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 280 - 42958 - Intro to Political Philosophy
PHIL 280 INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
An introduction to political philosophy. Readings and critical discussion of political philosophies (such as liberalism, conservatism, communitarianism, libertarianism, socialism, feminism, etc.) through readings by influential thinkers (such as Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Kant, Mill, Marx, Rawls, and contemporary writers). Topics include theories of human nature, conceptions of justice, the relationship between the individual and the state, the distribution of wealth and power, the significance of ideology, and the role of markets. Also listed as PLSC 280. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2, D3).

M W F 10:10am-11:00am Diamond,J
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS PHIL 300 - 40727 - Intro to World Religions
PHIL 300 INTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
Exploration of the origins, beliefs, practices, art and rituals of major religious traditions (including Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, Confucian, Taoist, and others). It also examines the role of religion in everyday life, as well as the enduring philosophical issues with which religious traditions grapple. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

M 7:00pm-10:05pm Zoughbie,A
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