Summer 2015 Class Schedule (FLC)



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PHIL 300    Introduction to Philosophy    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will apply the critical thinking techniques of analysis, evaluation, and synthesis to areas of philosophical inquiry including meta-philosophy, epistemology, metaphysics, ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of religion, history of philosophy, and existentialism. Students will practice distinguishing fact from opinion, employing inductive and deductive reasoning, identifying logical errors and fallacies, and developing oral and written arguments to support their own philosophical perspectives or challenge the perspectives of others. The quality of the course's required writing will reflect the standards of a college-level writing course. (C-ID PHIL 100)

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 22-Jul 31
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Bauer              FLC MAIN FL1 204         10988 
Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
T         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC D.Chung              Off Campus RCC 12        11666 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    11666 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. The class will meet on campus once a week during the day and time listed above.


PHIL 320    Logic and Critical Reasoning    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to basic principles of logic and critical thinking used in the analysis of argument, including deduction, induction, and fallacy recognition. Emphasis is placed on developing analytical skills and applying principles of sound reasoning to the arguments encountered in life. Argumentative topics from academic fields and textbooks, the electronic and print media, advertisements, politics and ethics may be considered. The quality and quantity of required writing in this course will reflect the standards of a second semester college-level composition course.

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 22-Jul 31
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC C.Bauer              FLC MAIN FL1 204         11667 
Textbook

Summer 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: July 13, 2015