May 25, 2022  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

PHIL 303 - Modern Philosophy

(3 credits)
Prerequisite: One 100-level and one 200-level course in philosophy; or consent of instructor
See Addenda to the 2021/2022 Catalog   for changes to this course effective Spring 2022

This course examines selected works of the more prominent philosophers of the 17th and 18th centuries, including Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, Locke, Berkeley, Hume and Kant. It explores their metaphysical and epistemological views, as well as the systematic approaches they take to solving some difficult philosophical puzzles. Offered spring semester. (CHUM; CWRT)