Colgate University

First-Year Course Offerings — Fall 2022

PHIL 101   Introduction to Philosophical Problems
Credits1
RestrictionsNo 2024 2023
Pre-Requisites
Co-Requisites
DistributionHuman Thought and Expression
Core AreaNone

Acquaints students with the nature of philosophical problems and the means by which one might try to solve them. Readings and discussions are organized around perennial questions regarding the nature of morality and justice, free will, the existence of God, the meaning of life, the nature of knowledge, and the relation between mind and body.