Creator: David Donley
This course serves as an introduction to the main areas of philosophy through critical reflection on and analysis of both classical and contemporary texts. Students will focus on central and enduring problems in philosophy such as skepticism about the external world, the mind-body problem, and the nature of morality.
General Education code(s): TA
Type of course and Credit: Online, 5 units
Course first offered: Summer 2018
Students said about the course:
“Amazing class, the content is profound and has a direct effect on me not only as a student but as a person to change my lifestyle for the better.”
“I did not know anything about ancient philosophy, so this class taught me basically everything I know now about the origins of philosophy.”