Feb 22, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Philosophy of Mind and Psychology Certificate


Offered by Philosophy .

This certificate provides a stong background in understanding the nature of the mind and the philosophical foundation of psychology as well as their relation to fields such as computer science, cognitive science, cognitive and social psychology and neuroscience, and particularly for students who aim to pursue graduate studies or seek employment in these and related fields.

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 of Mind and Psychology Certificate in addition to other programs must meet 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.