Philosophy (PHIL)

PHIL*6060  Logic  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A course designed to bring the individual student to the level of competence in logical techniques and theory required for graduate studies.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6120  Philosophy of Mind  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A study of contemporary theories of mind and philosophies of psychology.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6140  Contemporary European Philosophy I  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A study of the historical and contemporary origins of existentialism, phenomenology and post-modernism, concentrating on one or several of the classic texts.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6150  Contemporary European Philosophy II  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A study of the historical and contemporary origins of existentialism, phenomenology and post-modernism, concentrating on texts not covered in PHIL*6140 in the same year.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6200  Problems of Contemporary Philosophy  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A study of a particular set of problems in contemporary philosophy.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6210  Metaphysics  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of some selected major works or central problems in metaphysics.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6220  Epistemology  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of some selected major works or central problems in epistemology.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6230  Ethics  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of some selected contemporary works or problems in ethical theory.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6320  Medieval Philosophy  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A close examination of particular problems and texts of the medieval period

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6340  Modern Philosophy  Unspecified  [0.50]  

An examination of major texts, from Descartes to Mill.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6400  Ethics of Data Science  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A study of the philosophical implications (ethical, legal, social, political, epistemological, etc.) of recent developments in data science, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.

PHIL*6530  Kant  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of the works of Immanuel Kant.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6600  Social and Political Philosophy I  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of selected works or central problems in the fields of social or political philosophy.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6610  Social and Political Philosophy II  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of selected works or central problems in the field of social and political philosophy not covered in PHIL*6600.

Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6620  Feminist Philosophy  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A critical examination of selected works or central problems in feminist philosophy.

Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6700  Ancient Philosophy  Unspecified  [0.50]  

An examination of a text or a topic in ancient philosophy.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6730  Philosophy of Science  Unspecified  [0.50]  

An examination of selected works or central problems in philosophy of science.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6740  Philosophy of Biology  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A general introduction to the history and philosophy of biology.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6760  Science and Ethics  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A consideration of the problems which arise in the conjunction of science and ethics.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6900  Reading Course  Unspecified  [0.50]  
Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6930  Selected Topics I  Unspecified  [0.50]  

Topics in this course will vary from offering to offering.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6940  Selected Topics II  Unspecified  [0.50]  

Topics in this course will vary from offering to offering.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6950  MA Seminar  Unspecified  [0.50]  

A seminar course in which students work on developing a range of academic skills for doing professional philosophy. This course is pass/fail and is mandatory for all incoming MA students. Please refer to the Philosophy Department website for a comprehensive description of this course.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6960  PhD Seminar  Fall and Winter  [0.50]  

A seminar course in which students work on developing a range of academic skills for doing professional philosophy. This course is pass/fail and is mandatory for all first year PhD students. Please refer to the Philosophy Department website for a comprehensive description of this course.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph  
PHIL*6990  Major Research Project  Unspecified  [1.00]  

A major research project undertaken by students doing an MA by course work, under the supervision of a faculty member.

Department(s): Department of Philosophy  
Location(s): Guelph