Philosophy, Bachelor of Arts Concentration in Ethics, Law and Social-Political Philosophy

Requirements

The philosophy major with a concentration in ethics, law, and social-political philosophy requires 33 credit hours of which 27 hours must be in philosophy and 21 hours must be upper level (3000-4990).

Core Courses
PHIL 1210CRITICAL REASONING3
or PHIL 2010 SYMBOLIC LOGIC
PHIL 2030INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS3
PHIL 3040PHILOSOPHY OF LAW3
PHIL 3050ETHICAL THEORY3
PHIL 3210SOCIAL PHILOSOPHY3
PHIL 4000ADVANCED PHILOSOPHY WRITING SEMINAR3
Required Elective Courses
9 credit hours total, of which 3 hours must be in Philosophy, drawn in any combination from groups on the list of approved courses (see below):9
Additional Courses: 6 hours total, all of which must be in Philosophy6
Total Credits33

Ethics, Law, and Social-Political Philosophy List of Approved Courses 

Ethics Group
PHIL 1020CONTEMPORARY MORAL PROBLEMS3
PHIL 2040INTRODUCTION TO EAST ASIAN PHILOSOPHY3
PHIL 2300HUMAN VALUES IN MEDICINE3
PHIL 3060VALUES AND VIRTUES3
PHIL 3110HISTORY OF ANCIENT PHILOSOPHY3
PHIL 3170ETHICS IN BUSINESS3
PHIL 3180ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS3
PHIL 3500PROBLEMS IN PHILOSOPHY (Ethics)3
PHIL 3960READINGS IN PHILOSOPHY (Ethics)1-3
Law Group
PSCI 3240THE POLITICS AND PRACTICE OF HUMAN RIGHTS3
PSCI 4170CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: FOUNDATIONS3
PSCI 4180CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: THE FEDERAL SYSTEM3
PSCI 4190CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: CIVIL LIBERTIES3
PSCI 4260INTERNATIONAL LAW3
Social/Political Group
PHIL 3150PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY3
PHIL 3490GENDER AND PHILOSOPHY3
PHIL 3500PROBLEMS IN PHILOSOPHY3
PHIL 3510PHENOMENOLOGY AND EXISTENTIALISM3
PHIL 3960READINGS IN PHILOSOPHY (Social/Political Philosophy)1-3
PSCI 3340AMERICAN POLITICAL THOUGHT3
PSCI 4310CLASSICAL POLITICAL THEORY3
PSCI 4320EARLY MODERN POLITICAL THEORY3
PSCI 4330LATE MODERN POLITICAL THEORY3
PSCI 4340CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL THEORY3