CRC19: Courses

PHIL 338 Contemporary Philosophy

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

A comprehensive study of the basic ideas of pragmatists, twentieth century metaphysicians, philosophy of language, and existentialists. Special attention will be given to relevance of their ideas to modern life

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: identify important questions and conceptions within contemporary philosophy, distinguish from among divergent interpretations those that are better supported and those that are less well supported, construct well supported interpretations of diverse viewpoints and reason well about written and oral discourse.