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Courses that Satisfy Distribution Requirements 2020-21


TRADITIONS

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 507: Advanced Logic (Pratt)
PHIL 507: Artificial Intelligence (Alvarado)

Winter

PHIL 645: Environmental Philosophy Bioethics (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Bioethics will count toward graduate distribution requirements as An or as F (not both)

Spring

PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plumwood will count toward graduate distribution requirements as An or as Am or as F (one, not all)

 

AMERICAN (Am)

Fall

PHIL 563: Dewey (Johnson)
PHIL 563: Whitehead (Muraca)
. PLEASE NOTE: Whitehead will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Am or as C (not both)

Winter

PHIL 551: Native American Philosophy (Pratt)

Spring

PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plumwood will count toward graduate distribution requirements as Am or as An or as F (one, not all)

CONTINENTAL (C)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descartes & Amo (Stawarska)
PHIL 563: Whitehead (Muraca)
. PLEASE NOTE: Whitehead will count toward graduate distribution requirements as C or as Am (not both)

Winter

PHIL 521: Plato (Warnek)
PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega)

Spring

PHIL 607: Philosophy & Violence (Stawarska)

 

FEMINISM (F)

Fall

PHIL 643: Feminist Pro Seminar (Mann)
. PLEASE NOTE: Feminist Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as F or as FP (not both)

Winter

PHIL 645: Environmental Philosophy Bioethics (Morar)
. PLEASE NOTE: Bioethics will count toward graduate distribution requirements as F or as An (not both)

Spring

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plumwood will count toward graduate distribution requirements as F or as An or as Am (one, not all)

 

CONTINENTAL PRO SEMINAR (CP)

Spring

PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)

 

FEMINIST PRO SEMINAR (FP)

Fall

PHIL 643: Feminist Pro Seminar (Mann)
. PLEASE NOTE: Feminist Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as FP or as F (not both)

 

HISTORICAL PERIODS

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: Plato (Warnek)

MODERN (HM)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descartes & Amo (Stawarska)

 

19th CENTURY (H19)

Winter

PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega)

Spring

PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Continental Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as H19 or as H20 (not both)

 

20th CENTURY (H20)

Fall

PHIL 563: Dewey (Johnson)
PHIL 563: Whitehead (Muraca)
PHIL 643: Feminist Pro Seminar (Mann)

Spring

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
PHIL 607: Philosophy & Violence (Stawarska)
PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Continental Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as H20 or as H19 (not both)

 


SUB-DISCIPLINARY FIELDS

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 507: Artificial Intelligence (Alvarado)
. PLEASE NOTE: Artificial Intelligence will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI (not both)
PHIL 533: Descartes & Amo (Stawarska)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descartes & Amo will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as M (not both)
PHIL 643: Feminist Pro Seminar (Mann)

Winter

PHIL 521: Plato (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plato will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 551: Native American Philosophy (Pratt)
. PLEASE NOTE: Native American Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 553: Nietzsche (Vallega)
PHIL 645: Environmental Philosophy Bioethics
. PLEASE NOTE: Bioethics will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI (not both)
PHIL 657: Philosophy & Race (Russell)

Spring

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
. PLEASE NOTE: Beauvoir will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as M (not both)
PHIL 563: Rodolfo Kusch (Vallega)
. PLEASE NOTE: Rodolfo Kusch will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plumwood will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as M (not both)
PHIL 607: Philosophy & Violence (Stawarska)
PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Continental Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as KRI or as M (one, not all)

 

KNOWLEDGE, RATIONALITY, AND INQUIRY (KRI)

Fall

PHIL 507: Advanced Logic (Pratt)
PHIL 507: Artificial Intelligence (Alvarado)
. PLEASE NOTE: Artificial Intelligence will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV (not both)
PHIL 563: Dewey (Johnson)
. PLEASE NOTE: Dewey will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as M (not both)

Winter

PHIL 521: Plato (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plato will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 551: Native American Philosophy (Pratt)
. PLEASE NOTE: Native American Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 645: Environmental Philosophy Bioethics
. PLEASE NOTE: Bioethics will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV (not both)

Spring

PHIL 563: Rodolfo Kusch (Vallega)
. PLEASE NOTE: Rodolfo Kusch will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV or as M (one, not all)
PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Continental Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as KRI or as SV or as M (one, not all)


METAPHYSICS (M)

Fall

PHIL 533: Descartes & Amo (Stawarska)
. PLEASE NOTE: Descartes & Amo will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV (not both)
PHIL 563: Dewey (Johnson)
. PLEASE NOTE: Dewey will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as KRI (not both)
PHIL 563: Whitehead (Muraca)

Winter

PHIL 521: Plato (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plato will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV or as KRI (one, not all)
PHIL 551: Native American Philosophy (Pratt)
. PLEASE NOTE: Native American Philosophy will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV or as KRI (one, not all)

Spring

PHIL 563: Beauvoir (Mann)
. PLEASE NOTE: Beauvoir will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV (not both)
PHIL 563: Rodolfo Kusch (Vallega)
. PLEASE NOTE: Rodolfo Kusch will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV or as KRI (one, not all)
PHIL 563: Plumwood (McKenna)
. PLEASE NOTE: Plumwood will count toward graduate distribution requirements as SV or as M (not both)
PHIL 615: Continental Pro Seminar (Warnek)
. PLEASE NOTE: Continental Pro Seminar will count toward graduate distribution requirements as M or as SV or as KRI (one, not all)


ARNL

Ph.D and MA: For those entering in Fall 2009 or thereafter, one course in one of the four ARNL requirement areas


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

Winter

PHIL 551: Native American Philosophy (Pratt)
PHIL 657: Philosophy & Race (Russell)

Spring

PHIL 563: Rodolfo Kusch (Vallega)


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