USF 2004-2005 Undergraduate Catalog - Pages 109 - 110
Course Descriptions - Faculty - Printable Degree Requirements
Recommended Prerequisites (State Mandated Prerequisites)
Students wishing to transfer to USF should complete the A.A. degree at the community college. Some courses required for the major may also meet General Education Requirements thereby transferring maximum hours to the university. If students transfer with fewer than 60 semester hours of acceptable credit, the students must meet the university’s entering freshman requirements including ACT or SAT test scores, GPA, and course requirements.
There are no State Mandated Common Prerequisites for this degree program.
The transfer student should also be aware of the immunization, foreign language, and continuous enrollment policies of the university.
Students are encouraged to complete the following courses if available during the program of study at the community college and when feasible in General Education/Gordon Rule courses. Unless stated otherwise, a grade of “C” is the minimum acceptable grade.
Majors in philosophy must complete at least 30 credit hours made up as follows:
A minor in philosophy consists of the completion of at least 18 credit hours which includes the following courses or an approved substitute for one only:
No credit taken on an “S/U” basis may be applied toward the minor.
The Honors Program in Philosophy allows superior students to pursue philosophical studies at a more advanced level than is customary in undergraduate philosophy programs. Students in the Honors Program will be required to do independent research, to participate in an Honors Seminar, and to write and defend an undergraduate thesis.
with a grade point average of 3.6.
Students must complete the requirements for the Philosophy major in accordance with the following provisions:
PHI 3404 Scientific Method
PHI 4320 Philosophy of Mind
PHI 4300 Theory of Knowledge
PHI 5225 Philosophy of Language
PHP 4784 Analytical Philosophy
PHI 4670 Contemporary Ethical Theory
PHI 3601 Contemporary Moral Issues
PHI 3700 Philosophy of Religion
PHI 4800 Aesthetics
PHM 3021 Philosophies of Love and Sex
PHM 3400 Introduction to Philosophy of Law
PHM 3100 Social Philosophy
PHM 4322 Ancient and Medieval Political Philosophy
PHM 4331 Modern Political Philosophy
PHM 4340 Contemporary Political Philosophy
PHP 4788 Philosophy of Marxism
PHH 4700 American Philosophy
PHP 3786 Existentialism
PHP 4000 Plato
PHP 4010 Aristotle
PHP 4410 Kant
PHP 4740 The Rationalists
PHP 4745 Empiricists
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Office of Undergraduate Studies
Effective Date: Semester I, 2004