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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Arts

MAJOR: Philosophy

Requirements

Departmental Requirements

Three credits in Introductory Philosophy

PHIL 101GThe Art of Wondering

3 cr.

or

PHIL 201GIntroduction to Philosophy

3 cr.

Three credits in Ethics

PHIL 320Social and Political Philosophy

3 cr.

PHIL 373Ethical Theory

3 cr.

PHIL 376Philosophy of Law

3 cr.

Three credits in Formal Logic

PHIL 312Formal Logic

3 cr.

Three credits in History of Philosophy

PHIL 341Ancient Philosophy

3 cr.

or

PHIL 344Modern Philosophy

3 cr.

Three credits in Applied Ehics

PHIL 302Business Ethics

3 cr.

PHIL 321Biomedical Ethics

3 cr.

PHIL 322Environmental Ethics

3 cr.

PHIL 323VEngineering Ethics

3 cr.

PHIL 327Ethics and Sports

3 cr.

PHIL 328Applied Ethics

3 cr.

PHIL 330Ethics and Biomedical Research

3 cr.

PHIL 332Ethics and Global Poverty

3 cr.

Six credits from the following:

PHIL 315Philosophy of Language

3 cr.

PHIL 316Philosophy of Mathematics

3 cr.

PHIL 346Philosophy of Mind

3 cr.

PHIL 350Epistemology

3 cr.

PHIL 351Philosophy of Science

3 cr.

PHIL 380Metaphysics

3 cr.

Three credits in Philosophical Writing

PHIL 448Writing Philosophy

3 cr.

At least 12 additional credits in philosophy, 6 of which are courses numbered 300 or above.

HON 225G, 226G, 227G, and 228G will also satisfy this requirement.

Second language requirement

Students are required to fulfill a Second Language (212 for Spanish, French, German or Japanese, or 214 for Portuguese or Spanish for Heritage speakers, or the equivalent for any other language that is offered).

Electives

Sufficient to bring total credits to 120, including 48 upper-division.