History of Philosophy Minor

For information, contact the Department of Philosophy, 212 Hall Auditorium, 513-529-2440.

 This minor offers students not majoring in philosophy the opportunity to explore the history of Western thought from Ancient philosophy to the present, and allows students to grasp the origin of fundamental concepts and their historical transformation. Students wishing to sign up for the minor should register their interest with the chief departmental advisor. The department occasionally offers courses in special topics appropriate to this minor. These may be substituted by petition for any course listed in the last group.

Program Requirements

(19 semester hours)

Select one of the following:3
Society and the Individual
Purpose or Chance in the Universe
Theories of Human Nature
PHL 301Ancient Philosophy4
PHL 302Modern Philosophy4
Select two of the following, at least one must be 400 level:8
Existentialism
19th Century Philosophy
Seminar in Ancient or Medieval Philosophy
Seminar in Modern Philosophy
Total Credit Hours19