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Recent Undergraduate Course Offerings

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The following undergraduate courses were offered every semester:

  • PHIL 101 - Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 105 - Logic and Critical Reasoning
  • PHIL 205 - Symbolic Logic
  • PHIL 231 - Contemporary Moral Issues
  • PHIL 495 - Senior Capstone

Other undergraduate courses have been offered on the following schedules.

Spring 2017
PHIL 301 Junior Writing Seminar TuTh 9:30-10:45 Clapp
PHIL 311 Knowledge and Justification MW 2:00-3:15 Pynn
PHIL 322 Modern Philosophy MW 3:30-4:45 Warmke
PHIL 336 Biomedical Ethics 100% online Apostol
PHIL 355 Feminism and Philosophy TuTh 3:30-4:45 Finch
PHIL 390 Topics in Philosophy: Philosophy of Food W 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 429 20th Century Analytic Philosophy TuTh 12:30-1:45 Buller
PHIL 430 Topics in Philosophy: Philosophy of Food W 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 464 Philosophy of Physics TuTh 11:00-12:15 Allori
 
Fall 2016
PHIL 321 Ancient Philosophy TuTh 3:30-4:45 Finch
PHIL 331 Ethics M 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 335 Environmental Ethics TuTh 9:30-10:45 Hanna
PHIL 337 Business Ethics 100% online Apostol
PHIL 385 Philosophy and Science Fiction TuTh 12:30-1:45 Allori
PHIL 405 Intermediate Logic MW 2:00-3:15 Buller
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics and Epistemology: Personal Identity Tu 6:00-8:40 Gillett
PHIL 421 Major Philosophers: Leibniz W 6:00-8:40 Warmke
 
Spring 2016
PHIL 301 Junior Writing Seminar TuTh 2:00-3:15 Clapp
PHIL 312 Introduction to Metaphysics TuTh 12:30-1:45 Warmke
PHIL 322 Modern Philosophy MW 2:00-3:15 Pynn
PHIL 353 Philosophy of Law TuTh 9:30-10:45 Beaudoin
PHIL 360 Philosophy of Science TuTh 11:00-12:15 Allori
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics and Epistemology: Free Will TuTh 3:30-4:45 Finch
PHIL 421 Major Philosophers: Plato TuTh 6:00-8:40 Sytsma
PHIL 461 Metaphysics of Science M 6:00-8:40 Gillett
 
Fall 2015
PHIL 321 Ancient Philosophy TuTh 12:30-1:45 Finch
PHIL 331 Ethics MW 2:00-3:15 Sytsma
PHIL 337 Business Ethics 100% online Apostol
PHIL 370 Philosophy of Religion TuTh 11:00-12:15 Pynn
PHIL 404 Philosophy of Language TuTh 3:30-4:45 Clapp
PHIL 405 Intermediate Logic MW 2:00-3:15 Buller
PHIL 430 Topics in Ethics: Philosophy of Action TuTh 2:00-3:15 Daskal
 
Spring 2015
PHIL 301 Junior Writing Seminar TuTh 2:00-3:15 Clapp
PHIL 312 Introduction to Metaphysics MW 3:30-4:45 Finch
PHIL 322 Modern Philosophy MW 2:00-3:15 Pynn
PHIL 336 Biomedical Ethics W 6:00-8:40 Sytsma
PHIL 351 Social & Political Philosophy TuTh 9:30-10:45 Hanna
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics or Epistemology: Possibility Tu 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 429 20th Century Analytic Philosophy TuTh 3:30-4:45 Buller
PHIL 450 Topics in Social & Political Philosophy: Global Justice TuTh 2:00-3:15 Daskal
 
Fall 2014
PHIL 311 Knowledge & Justification MW 2:00-3:15 Farley
PHIL 321 Ancient Philosophy MW 3:30-4:45 Sytsma
PHIL 331 Ethics W 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 335 Environmental Ethics TuTh 9:30-10:45 Hanna
PHIL 385 Philosophy & Science Fiction TuTh 11:00-12:15 Allori
PHIL 405 Intermediate Logic TuTh 3:30-4:45 Buller
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics or Epistemology: "What Are You?" M 6:00-8:40 Gillett
PHIL 430 Topics in Ethics: Paternalism & Coercion TuTh 2:00-3:15 Hanna
 
Spring 2014
PHIL 301 Junior Writing Seminar TuTh 9:30-10:45 Daskal
PHIL 312 Introduction to Metaphysics TuTh 11:00-12:15 Kapitan
PHIL 322 Modern Philosophy MW 2:00-3:15 Pynn
PHIL 337 Business Ethics TuTh 9:30-10:45 Apostol
PHIL 360 Philosophy of Science TuTh 3:30-4:45 Beaudoin
PHIL 363 Philosophy of Mind TuTh 2:00-3:15 Clapp
PHIL 421 Major Philosophers: Aristotle TuTh 12:30-1:45 Finch
PHIL 430 Topics in Ethics: Animal Ethics W 6:00-8:40 Engel
PHIL 461 Metaphysics of Science M 6:00-8:40 Gillett
 
Fall 2013
PHIL 311 Knowledge & Justification MW 2:00-3:15 Pynn
PHIL 321 Ancient Philosophy TuTh 3:30-4:45 Kapitan
PHIL 331 Ethics TuTh 9:30-10:45 Hanna
PHIL 370 Philosophy of Religion TuTh 11:00-12:15 Beaudoin
PHIL 390 Topics in Philosophy: Sex, Gender, and Love W 6:00-8:40 Sytsma
PHIL 404 Philosophy of Language TuTh 2:00-3:15 Clapp
PHIL 405 Intermediate Logic TuTh 12:30-1:45 Buller
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics or Epistemology: Time and Change MW 3:30-4:45 Finch
 
Spring 2013
PHIL 301 Junior Writing Seminar MW 3:30-4:45 Engel
PHIL 312 Introduction to Metaphysics MW 2:00-3:15 Finch
PHIL 322 Modern Philosophy TuTh 11:00-12:15 Kapitan
PHIL 336 Biomedical Ethics W 6:00-8:40 Sytsma
PHIL 380 Philosophical Ideas in Literature TuTh 9:30-10:45 Hanna
PHIL 410 Topics in Metaphysics or Epistemology: Epistemology of Perception Th 6:00-8:40 Pynn
PHIL 420 Topics in the History of Philosophy: British Empiricists TuTh 2:00-3:15 Kapitan
PHIL 429 20th Century Analytic Philosophy TuTH 3:30-4:45 Buller
 
Fall 2012
PHIL 311 Knowledge & Justification MW 3:30-4:45 Finch
PHIL 321 Ancient Philosophy MW 2:00-3:15 Sytsma
PHIL 331 Ethics TuTh 9:30-10:45 Daskal
PHIL 355 Feminism & Philosophy TuTh 9:30-10:45 Finch
PHIL 390 Topics in Philosophy: Knowledge, Skepticism & Context Sensitivity TuTh 11:00-12:15 Clapp
PHIL 405 Intermediate Logic TuTh 2:00-3:15 Kapitan
PHIL 421 Major Philosophers: Plato W 6:00-8:40 Sytsma
PHIL 464 Philosophy of Physics TuTh 12:30-1:45 Allori
PHIL 470 Topics in Philosophy of Religion MW 2:00-3:15 Beaudoin
 

Contact Us

Add/Drop, Course Permits

Jessica Williams
Phone: (815) 753-0331
Email: askPhilosophy@niu.edu

Undergraduate Advisor

Prof. Steve Daskal
Office: Zulauf 922
Phone: (815) 753-6410
Email: sdaskal@niu.edu

For Transfer Credit email syllabus and info to:

Prof. David J. Buller, Chair
Email: buller@niu.edu