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PHIL 401 (01) - Introduction to Philosophy

Introduction to Philosophy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   120  
CRN: 51967
This course gives a basic grounding in Philosophy. We explore enduring questions that we have all grappled with: Does God exist? Do we have free will? How can we lead fulfilling lives? No background in philosophy is needed, only an open and inquiring mind.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 401H, PHIL 401W
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Matthew Dowd
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm PCAC M223
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 401 (02) - Introduction to Philosophy

Introduction to Philosophy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 51517
This course gives a basic grounding in Philosophy. We explore enduring questions that we have all grappled with: Does God exist? Do we have free will? How can we lead fulfilling lives? No background in philosophy is needed, only an open and inquiring mind.
Section Comments: Introduction to Philosophy through Science Fiction
Equivalent(s): PHIL 401H, PHIL 401W
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nina Windgaetter
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 107
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 401H (01) - Honors/Introduction to Philosophy

Honors/Intro to Philosophy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56479
This course gives a basic grounding in Philosophy. We explore enduring questions that we have all grappled with: Does God exist? Do we have free will? How can we lead fulfilling lives? No background in philosophy is needed, only an open and inquiring mind.
Section Comments: Introduction to Philosophy through Science Fiction
Equivalent(s): PHIL 401, PHIL 401W
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Nina Windgaetter
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 126
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 401W (01) - Introduction to Philosophy

Introduction to Philosophy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 56480
This course gives a basic grounding in Philosophy. We explore enduring questions that we have all grappled with: Does God exist? Do we have free will? How can we lead fulfilling lives? No background in philosophy is needed, only an open and inquiring mind. Writing intensive.
Section Comments: Life's Big Decisions
Equivalent(s): PHIL 401, PHIL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Subrena Smith
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm HS 107
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 410 (01) - Happiness, Well-Being , and a Good Life

Happiness and Well-Being

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 56482
A sustained exploration of happiness, well-being, and a good life. Are they the same? If not, do any include the others, and can they conflict? What sorts of things might contribute to or detract from happiness, well-being, and having a good life? Comparing work on these topics in philosophy and psychology will be a key theme in the course.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Paul McNamara
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 201
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 412 (01) - Beginning Logic

Beginning Logic

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 54398
Principles of reasoning and development of symbolic techniques for evaluating arguments.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 412H
Attributes: Quantitative Reasoning(Disc)
Instructors: Andrew Christie
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am HS 201
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 417 (01) - God, Religion, and the Meaning of Life

God, Religion, &Meaning ofLife

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56483
An introductory philosophical exploration of the relationship between reason and religious experience, particularly as this relationship has developed in and in response to, the great world religions.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Jennifer Armstrong
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am HS 250B

PHIL 424 (M1) - Science, Technology, and Society

Science, Technology, & Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/21/2020 - 05/11/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56914
Consideration of the scientific endeavor and its social import from a philosophical perspective.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 424H
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Phillip Deen
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/27/2020 5/11/2020 M 9:01am - 11:50am PANDRA P505
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 431 (01) - Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   110  
CRN: 55002
An interdisciplinary study of ethical issues in business. This course, taught collaboratively by business school and philosophy department faculty, applies philosophical perspectives, critical thinking, and analysis to ethical decision-making and implementation in the workplace as well as the broader context of other businesses, customers, society, and the environment.
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts, Paul College of Business&Econ
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 210
Durham   Liberal Arts > Philosophy

PHIL 431 (02) - Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   130  
CRN: 55003
An interdisciplinary study of ethical issues in business. This course, taught collaboratively by business school and philosophy department faculty, applies philosophical perspectives, critical thinking, and analysis to ethical decision-making and implementation in the workplace as well as the broader context of other businesses, customers, society, and the environment.
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts, Paul College of Business&Econ
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 210