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Philosophy and Religious Studies

Current and Planned Courses

In Philosophy, every semester includes sections of PHIL 101 (Introduction to Philosophy), PHIL 102 (Introduction to Ethics), PHIL 105 (Critical Thinking), PHIL 110 (Logic), and PHIL 318 (Business Ethics).

In Religious Studies, every semester includes sections of RELG 103 (World Religions). Some semesters include RELG 104 (Introduction to Asian Religions).

Courses for Spring 2019

PHIL 301: Modern Philosophy (Earl)
PHIL 309: Philosophy of Mind (Smith)
PHIL 311: Ethical Theory (Holiday)
PHIL 315: Technology & Human Values (Ruse)
PHIL 317: Bio-Medical Ethics (Kort)
PHIL 318: Business Ethics (various instructors)
PHIL 319: Environmental Ethics (Trerise)
PHIL 335: Military Ethics (Trerise)
PHIL 350: Ethics of Gender & Sexuality (Oxley)


RELG 311: Gospel Traditions (McCollough)
RELG 326: Buddhism in LIterature and Film (Green)
RELG 331: The Qur'an (Halverson)
RELG 356: Islam in America (Halverson)

Planned courses for Fall 2019

PHIL 271: Philosophical Writing (Smith)
PHIL 300: Ancient Philosophy (Rauhut)
PHIL 317: Bio-Medical Ethics (Trerise)
PHIL 318: Business Ethics (various instructors)
PHIL 320: Existentialism (Ruse)
PHIL 321: Symbolic Logic (Earl)
PHIL 340: Philosophy of Science (Sosis)


RELG 301: Hebrew Bible (Todd)
RELG 320: Introduction to Buddhism (Green)
RELG 322: Introduction to Islam (Halverson)
RELG 323: Christianity: Sects and Practices (TBA)

For other courses offered by the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, see the CCU Catalog.