Michel Foucault
Michel Foucault

Courses for Non-Majors

No matter what your course of study, you can benefit from taking a Philosophy course!

We list below some major and career interests with appropriate courses that might be of interest. This list is not exhaustive of possible interests, or of possible courses.

AMERICAN STUDIES:

  • Political Philosophy
  • Medical Ethics

ART AND ARCHITECTURE:

  • Existentialism
  • Philosophy of Art
  • Advanced Aesthetics
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Environmental Philosophy

BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS:

  • Problems of Moral and Social Value
  • Political Philosophy
  • Informal Logic

ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE:

  • Science and Culture
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Formal Logic
  • Political Philosophy
  • Environmental Philosophy

HISTORY:

  • Philosophy of Science
  • History of Philosophy
  • Thought and Culture of India

INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES:

  • Science and Culture
  • History of Philosophy
  • Medical Ethics
  • Confronting Death
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Thought and Culture of India

JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATIONS:

  • Informal Logic
  • Formal Logic
  • Political Philosophy

LAW, GOVERNMENT SERVICE, AND POLITICAL SCIENCE:

  • Science and Culture
  • Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Informal Logic
  • Ethical Theory

LITERATURE:

  • Philosophy of Art
  • Informal Logic
  • Existentialism
  • Advanced Aesthetics

MEDICINE, BIOLOGY, AND THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS:

  • Problems of Moral and Social Values
  • Contemporary Moral Problems
  • Confronting Death
  • Science and Culture
  • Medical Ethics

NATURAL SCIENCE (e.g., Chemistry, Physics, Zoology, etc.):

  • Science and Culture
  • Formal Logic
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Environmental Philosophy

PSYCHOLOGY:

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Epistemology
  • Phenomenological Method

RELIGION AND THE MINISTRY:

  • Problems of God and Religion
  • Existentialism
  • Thought and Culture of India

SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY AND SOCIAL WORK:

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Science and Culture
  • Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Law

SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND MATHEMATICS:

  • Formal Logic
  • Science and Culture
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Symbolic Logic

TEACHING AND EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION:

  • Informal Logic
  • Science and Culture
  • Epistemology

TECHNICAL WRITING:

  • Science and Culture
  • Informal Logic
  • Formal Logic
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Science

WOMEN'S STUDIES:

  • Feminist Theory
  • Political Philosophy