Current Class Schedule

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Fall 2024

PHIL

  • A101 *Intro to Logic 3 Credits

    *Intro to Logic

    Develops formal and informal reasoning skills, introduces deductive logic via statement logic, analyzes arguments and introduces scientific and inductive reasoning, reviews common fallacies and methods for evaluating arguments.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blended
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71714 803 TR 10:00AM - 11:15AM BMH 228 Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 14
    View detailed information for CRN:71714 803 TR 10:00AM - 11:15AM DIST ONLINE Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 14
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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71712 801 Mouracade, John August 26 - December 14 13
    View detailed information for CRN:71713 802 Mouracade, John August 26 - December 14 22
  • A103 *Intro to Wrld Phil & Religion 3 Credits

    *Intro to Wrld Phil & Religion

    Introduces students to religious traditions and their views about reality, knowledge, and value. Surveys Eastern philosophies and religions, the Abrahamic monotheistic traditions, and Alaska Native and other Indigenous Traditions. Emphasizes beliefs, norms, practices, and contemporary issues.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71715 801 TR 11:30AM - 12:45AM ARTS 117 Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 25
    View detailed information for CRN:71715 801 TR 11:30AM - 12:45AM DIST ONLINE Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 25
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A201 *Intro to Philosophy 3 Credits

    *Intro to Philosophy

    Emphasizes problems of knowledge, reality, good and evil from a global philosophical perspective.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Traditional
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71716 602 MW 11:30AM - 12:45AM ADM 145 Jamison, William August 26 - December 14 29
    View detailed information for CRN:74889 7H1 - SOHS TBA Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 75
    Blended
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74890 801 - DIST ONLINE Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 21
    View detailed information for CRN:74890 801 TR 10:00AM - 11:15AM ARTS 117 Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 21
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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71717 803 Jamison, William August 26 - December 14 18
  • A211 *Ancient & Medieval Philosophy 3 Credits

    *Ancient & Medieval Philosophy

    Primarily surveys Western philosophy from the pre-Socratic era through the late Middle Ages. Traces development of scientific, metaphysical, epistemological and ethical thought with emphasis on pivotal historical figures and debates.

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    Blended
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71718 801 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM ADM 148 Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 29
    View detailed information for CRN:71718 801 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM DIST ONLINE Deery III, Hugh August 26 - December 14 29
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A301 *Ethics 3 Credits

    *Ethics

    Introduces major theories in metaethics, normative ethics and applied ethics, and the arguments of important moral philosophers from Euro-American and non-Euro-American traditions. Emphasizes critical reasoning, as well as evaluation and analysis of arguments. Includes the application of ethical theory to contemporary moral issues, such as distributive justice, environmental and animal issues, abortion, terrorism, and euthanasia.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Traditional
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71719 602 MW 2:30PM - 3:45PM ADM 142 Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 23
    View detailed information for CRN:71720 601 TR 10:00AM - 11:15AM RH 117 Staff, UA August 26 - December 14 22
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A302 Biomedical Ethics 3 Credits

    Biomedical Ethics

    Explores current bioethical issues affecting the delivery of health care services in Alaska and beyond. Explores theories of ethics and related principles as a basis for professional decision-making and public policy determination. Focuses on the process of ethical inquiry and its relevance for contemporary health practices, research and education.

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    Traditional
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71721 604 TR 1:00PM - 2:15PM ADM 142 Bauer, Stephanie August 26 - December 14 16
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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71722 802 Potter, Joel August 26 - December 14 0
    View detailed information for CRN:71723 803 Potter, Joel August 26 - December 14 0
  • A305 *Professional Ethics 3 Credits

    *Professional Ethics

    Focuses on the duties of professionals to their clients and society, and examines the dilemmas that are created when these duties come in conflict with one another and with the duties of general morality. Uses case studies highlighting issues in engineering, information technology, law, medicine, journalism and other professions.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Traditional
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71724 601 TR 2:30PM - 3:45PM ADM 142 Bauer, Stephanie August 26 - December 14 15
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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71725 802 Anthony, Raymond August 26 - December 14 0
    View detailed information for CRN:71726 803 Anthony, Raymond August 26 - December 14 0
  • A311 Truth & Reality 3 Credits

    Truth & Reality

    Focuses on the topics of existence, universals and particulars, individuals and classes, change and the persistence of objects and persons, knowledge and belief, internalism and externalism, perception, materialism, truth, and reality. Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71727 801 Mouracade, John August 26 - December 14 15
    View detailed information for CRN:71727 801 Mouracade, John August 26 - December 14 15
  • A401 Aesthetics 3 Credits

    Aesthetics

    Investigates the nature of art, beauty and the creative process from both an historical and theoretical perspective, utilizing Western and global philosophies of art and beauty. Issues concerning the relationship between art and ethics will be examined, including controversies regarding art and pornography, art and censorship, and art and ownership.

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    Traditional
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:71728 601 TR 10:00AM - 11:15AM BMH 118 Bauer, Stephanie August 26 - December 14 1
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A490 Topics in Contemporary Phil 3 Credits

    Topics in Contemporary Phil

    An intensive and detailed study of a topic in contemporary philosophy in a seminar format. Special Note: May be repeated twice with a change in subtitle. Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing

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    Blended
    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:74893 801 T 2:30PM - 5:15PM CPSB 105A Anthony, Raymond August 26 - December 14 9
    View detailed information for CRN:74893 801 T 2:30PM - 5:15PM DIST ONLINE Anthony, Raymond August 26 - December 14 9
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    No Distance Learning courses available.

Summer 2024

PHIL

  • A101 *Intro to Logic 3 Credits

    *Intro to Logic

    Develops formal and informal reasoning skills, introduces deductive logic via statement logic, analyzes arguments and introduces scientific and inductive reasoning, reviews common fallacies and methods for evaluating arguments.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:50431 501 Deery III, Hugh June 27 - August 3 0
  • A201 *Intro to Philosophy 3 Credits

    *Intro to Philosophy

    Emphasizes problems of knowledge, reality, good and evil from a global philosophical perspective.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:50433 502 Jamison, William May 20 - August 3 4
  • A301 *Ethics 3 Credits

    *Ethics

    Introduces major theories in metaethics, normative ethics and applied ethics, and the arguments of important moral philosophers from Euro-American and non-Euro-American traditions. Emphasizes critical reasoning, as well as evaluation and analysis of arguments. Includes the application of ethical theory to contemporary moral issues, such as distributive justice, environmental and animal issues, abortion, terrorism, and euthanasia.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:50434 501 Anthony, Raymond May 20 - June 24 2
  • A302 Biomedical Ethics 3 Credits

    Biomedical Ethics

    Explores current bioethical issues affecting the delivery of health care services in Alaska and beyond. Explores theories of ethics and related principles as a basis for professional decision-making and public policy determination. Focuses on the process of ethical inquiry and its relevance for contemporary health practices, research and education.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:50435 502 Potter, Joel May 20 - June 24 8
    View detailed information for CRN:50436 503 Potter, Joel May 20 - June 24 13
    View detailed information for CRN:51220 504 Anthony, Raymond June 27 - August 3 5
  • A305 *Professional Ethics 3 Credits

    *Professional Ethics

    Focuses on the duties of professionals to their clients and society, and examines the dilemmas that are created when these duties come in conflict with one another and with the duties of general morality. Uses case studies highlighting issues in engineering, information technology, law, medicine, journalism and other professions.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:50438 501 Kelly Jr, Terrence May 20 - July 12 3
    View detailed information for CRN:50439 502 Kelly Jr, Terrence May 20 - July 12 1