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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Philosophy, Logic, and Science Certificate


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Offered by Philosophy .

This certificate provides a strong background in the philosophical foundations of various sciences, logic, scientific reasoning and methodology and particularly for students who aim either to pursue graduate studies in philosophy of science, logic, and other science-related fields including medical school, to seek employment in science labs and businesses with a significant foothold in the natural and social sciences, or to teach science or math.

 

Three Credits: (3.00)


Students must complete (1) three-credit 100 or 200 level philosophy course to meet philosophy upper division course prerequisites.

Three Credits: (3.00)


Students must choose one of the following:

Note:


Students completing the Philosophy, Logic, and Science Certificate in addition to other programs must complete the following requirements:

  • No more than one course used to meet the Philosophy, B.A.  requirements in Logic, Ethics, Metaphysics/Epistemology, and History can be used to meet a certificate’s requirements. 
  • No more than one course used to meet the Philosophy Minor  History requirement can be used to meet a certificate’s requirements.
  • A course meeting one set of Certificate requirements cannot be used to meet another set of Certificate requirements.

Students may petition the Department Chair in order to substitute relevant courses including special or advanced topic courses toward meeting Certificate requirements.

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