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Courses that Satisfy Distribution Requirements 2016-17

Each course taken may count once in each category.
One course cannot count for more than one tradition.

Ph.D and MA: 2 courses in each of 4 traditions (Note for those entering in Fall 2009 or thereafter: One of the two courses in each of the traditions will be a pro-seminar — tradition offerings alternate years — taken within the first two years of graduate study)


ANALYTIC (An)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descarte and Locke (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descarte and Locke will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Analytic or as Continental (not both)

PHIL 645: Human Nature (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Human Nature will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Analytic or as Continental (not both)
PHIL 658: Philosophy of Mind (Johnson)

Winter

PHIL 507: Advanced Logic (Pratt)


AMERICAN (Am)

Winter

PHIL 563: A. Locke (McKenna)

Spring

PHIL 563: Dewey’s Ethics (Johnson)
PHIL 563: Iris Marion Young (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Iris Marion Young will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either American or as Feminism (not both)


CONTINENTAL (C)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descarte and Locke (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descarte and Locke will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Continental or as Analytic (not both)
PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega-Neu)
PHIL 563: Derrida (Stawarska)
PHIL 607: Kusch (Vallega)
PHIL 645: Human Nature (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Human Nature will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Continental or as Analytic (not both)

Winter

PHIL 521: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (Warnek)
PHIL 607: Body and Space (Vallega-Neu)

Spring

PHIL 563: Heidegger (Warnek)
PHIL 607: Data Genealogy (Koopman)


FEMINISM (F)

Winter

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)

Spring

PHIL 563: Iris Marion Young (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Iris Marion Young will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Feminism or as American (not both)


CONTINENTAL PRO SEMINAR (CP)

Spring

COLT 607: Seminar in Continental Philosophy (Stawarska)
. PLEASE NOTE: COLT 607 can satisfy the Continental Philosophy Pro-Seminar Distribution Requirement contingent on Instructor approval
PHIL 607: Feminism Pro-Seminar (Mann)

 

Ph.D: 1 course in each of 4 historical periods
MA: 1 course in each of 3 out of 4 historical periods


ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL (HA)

Winter

PHIL 521: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (Warnek)
PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Ancient/Medieval, as Modern, as 19th Century, or as 20th Century (as one, not as all)


MODERN (HM)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descarte and Locke (Zack)

Winter

PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Modern, as 19th Century, as 20th Century, or as Ancient/Medieval (as one, not as all)


19th CENTURY (H19)

Fall

PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega-Neu)

Winter

PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as 19th Century, as 20th Century, as Ancient/Medieval, or as Modern (as one, not as all)


20th CENTURY (H20)

Fall

PHIL 563: Derrida (Stawarska)
PHIL 607: Kusch (Vallega)

Winter

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
PHIL 563: A. Locke (McKenna)
PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as 20th Century, as Ancient/Medieval, as Modern, or as 19th Century (as one, not as all)
PHIL 607: Body and Space (Vallega-Neu)

Spring

PHIL 563: Dewey’s Ethics (Johnson)
PHIL 563: Sartre (Zack)
PHIL 563: Heidegger (Warnek)
PHIL 563: Iris Marion Young (Morar)
PHIL 607: Data Genealogy (Koopman)

 

Ph.D and MA: 3 courses in each of 3 sub-disciplinary fields (Note for those entering in Fall 2009 or thereafter: Two courses in each of three sub-disciplinary fields, SV, KRI, and M)


SOCIETY AND VALUE (SV)

Fall

PHIL 607: Kusch (Vallega)
PHIL 645: Human Nature (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Human Nature will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Society and Value, as KRI, or as Metaphysics (as one, not as all)

Winter

PHIL 521: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (Warnek)
PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
PHIL 563: A. Locke (McKenna)
PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Society and Value, as KRI, or as Metaphysics (as one, not as all)

Spring

PHIL 563: Dewey’s Ethics (Johnson)
PHIL 563: Sartre (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Sartre will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Society and Value, as KRI, or as Metaphysics (as one, not as all)
PHIL 563: Iris Marion Young (Morar)
PHIL 607: Data Genealogy (Koopman)
. PLEASE NOTE: Data Genealogy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either Society and Value or as KRI (not both)


KNOWLEDGE, RATIONALITY, AND INQUIRY (KRI)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descarte and Locke (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descarte and Locke will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either KRI or as Metaphysics (not both)
PHIL 563: Derrida (Stawarska)
PHIL 645: Human Nature (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Human Nature will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI, as Metaphysics, or as Society and Value (as one, not as all)

Winter

PHIL 507: Advanced Logic (Pratt)
PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI, as Metaphysics, or as Society and Value (as one, not as all)

Spring

PHIL 563: Sartre (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Sartre will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI, as Metaphysics, or as Society and Value (as one, not as all)
PHIL 607: Data Genealogy (Koopman)
. PLEASE NOTE: Data Genealogy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either KRI or as Society and Value (not both)


METAPHYSICS (M)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descarte and Locke (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descarte and Locke will count toward graduate distribution requirements as either KRI or as Metaphysics (not both)
PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega-Neu)
PHIL 645: Human Nature (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Human Nature will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Metaphysics, or as Society and Value, or as KRI (as one, not as all)
PHIL 658: Philosophy of Mind (Johnson)

Winter

PHIL 607: History of Political Philosophy (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: History of Political Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements Metaphysics, or as Society and Value, or as KRI (as one, not as all)
PHIL 607: Body and Space (Vallega-Neu)

Spring

PHIL 563: Sartre (Zack)
. PLEASE NOTE: Sartre will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Metaphysics, as Society and Value, or as KRI (as one, not as all)
PHIL 563: Heidegger (Warnek)
PHIL 670: Issues in Metaphysics — Freedom (Warnek)


ASIAN PHILOSOPHY, PHILOSOPHY OF RACE, NATIVE AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY, and LATIN AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY (ARNL)

Fall

PHIL 607: Kusch (Vallega)

Winter

PHIL 563: A. Locke (McKenna)


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