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Summer Session

Summer Courses Online

The course descriptions for Summer 2017 are forthcoming.

2016 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Session dates are listed for each course

Summer 2016 Philosophy courses are conducted entirely online, including any exams the course might include. At no time will any course require students to be on campus.

Ariane Nomikos
Online; 05/31/2016 - 07/8/2016 (Session J)
Class #: 11402

Examines general topics in various areas of philosophy showing different sides of issues; develops critical thought and philosophical method.

Brandon Rudroff
Online; 05/31/2016 - 07/8/2016 (Session J)
Class #: 12185

Introduces value theory, good and bad, justification of obligations to others, relationship of free choice and determinism, and contemporary moral problems analyzed by ethical principles.

Patrick Kelly
Online; 07/11/2016 - 8/19/2016 (Session M)
Class #: 12186

Examines techniques of problem solving, decision making, and evaluating pros and cons of an issue; organizing data; forming strategies and giving reasons; perceptual, cultural, emotional, intellectual, and expressive blocks to thinking; and simple inductive reasoning and statistical fallacies.

David Limbaugh
Online; 05/31/2016 - 07/8/2016 (Session J)
Class #: 10674

Examines current ethical positions and their application to ethical and social questions in medicine.

J. Neil Otte
Online; 07/11/2016 - 08/19/2016 (Session M)
Class #: 11403

Examines current ethical positions and their application to ethical and social questions in medicine.