Summer 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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PHIL 300    Introduction to Philosophy    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or by the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area A3; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will apply critical thinking techniques of analysis and evaluation to the methods, arguments, and positions of several philosophers on topics such as human freedom, the belief in God, the nature and limits of scientific knowledge, natural rights, the nature of the State, and the basis of moral judgments.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 06
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Carboni            SCC MAIN PAC 130         11253 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 09-Aug 03
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC G.Wallace            SCC MAIN PAC 130         11934 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Sorensen           SCC MAIN PAC 120         11560 Textbook
On-Campus

MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Roggli             Davis Cntr Davis 214     11419 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PHIL 310    Introduction to Ethics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the student to classical and contemporary ethical theories and their application to a variety of contemporary moral issues such as capital punishment, animal rights, affirmative action, abortion, euthanasia, torture, and same-sex marriage.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 09-Aug 03
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC N.Diehl              SCC MAIN PAC 130         11588 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
MTWTh     09:45AM-11:10AM LEC J.Poxon              West Sac WSC 221         11510 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


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: Logic and critical reasoning provides instruction on the tools needed to be an effective rational person. The student will learn to identify premises and conclusions in arguments and to identify cogent inductive arguments and valid deductive arguments. Special emphasis is placed on recognizing and overcoming perceptual and cognitive errors and biases that hinder the ability to think critically. The standards of critical thinking and logic will be discussed in terms of their historical development and their cultural impact on society.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC R.Crawford           SCC MAIN PAC 120         11654 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
MTWTh     05:00PM-07:05PM LEC K.Roggli             Davis Cntr Davis 205     11935 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

Summer 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013