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2024 Summer > UGRD > PHIL > PHIL 207G

The Meaning of Life

Course #: PHIL 207G

Description:
Reading in this course centers around this question: Does life have meaning? If so, what is it? The course considers whether the question is coherent and whether religion, morality or the search for knowledge are possible answers to it. It also considers arguments that life is meaningless. Finally, discussions focus on what the rational attitude toward death should be. This course may count toward the major in philosophy. Capabilities addressed: Critical reading, critical thinking, clear writing.
Pre Requisites:
Pre-req = ENGL 102, and a minimum of 30 creditsDegree Students OnlyStudents may not take more than one 200G ( Intermediate Seminar) course.

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2667 MW
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Perez-Carrasco,Andres University Hall Y04-4140
Session: SS1 6W
Class Dates: 05/28/2024 - 07/11/2024
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 3
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102, and a minimum of 30 creditsDegree Students OnlyStudents may not take more than one 200G ( Intermediate Seminar) course.
Course Attributes: Non-degree exclude from list, Intermediate Seminar, Stay On Track
02 2669 TuTh
10:00 - 1:00 pm
Gunning,Meredith E University Hall Y03-3350
Session: SS1 6W
Class Dates: 05/28/2024 - 07/11/2024
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102, and a minimum of 30 creditsDegree Students OnlyStudents may not take more than one 200G ( Intermediate Seminar) course.
Course Attributes: Non-degree exclude from list, Intermediate Seminar, Stay On Track
04 2671 TuTh
10:00 - 1:00 pm
Gunning,Meredith E McCormack M02-0208
Session: SS2 6W
Class Dates: 07/15/2024 - 08/22/2024
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 17
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102, and a minimum of 30 creditsDegree Students OnlyStudents may not take more than one 200G ( Intermediate Seminar) course.
Course Attributes: Non-degree exclude from list, Intermediate Seminar, Stay On Track