Current course offerings

Philosophy undergraduate courses

Philosophy program information and advising including advice about course planning, becoming a philosophy major or minor, plan modifications, student petitions and grievances:

Doreen Fraser, Undergraduate Officer
Office: Hagey Hall (HH) 330
Extension: 32780
Email: dlfraser@uwaterloo.ca

For general enquiries about philosophy, women's studies or cognitive science including course enrollment, course overrides, application to graduate and course outlines:

Ashton Prior, Undergraduate Coordinator
Office: Hagey Hall (HH) 365
Extension: 36886
Email: a2prior@uwaterloo.ca

Winter 2020 courses

Course Code Course Name Instructor
PHIL 101 Challenging Ideas J. Feke
PHIL 121 Moral Issues M. Doucet
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking TBA
PHIL 201 Philosophy of Sex and Love J. Saul
PHIL 215/ARBUS 202 Professional & Business Ethics G. Andres
PHIL 216 Probability & Decision Making  G. Andres
PHIL 226 Biomedical Ethics C. Lowry
PHIL 251 Metaphysics and Epistemology D. Fraser
PHIL 252 Quantum Mechanics for Everyone D. Fraser
PHIL 256/PSYCH 256 Intro to Cognitive Science C. Eliasmith
PHIL 259  Philosophy of Technology N. Ray
PHIL 271 Special Topics: Human-Canine Relationships: Science, Ethics, and Culture C. Fehr
PHIL 283/261 Great Works: Ancient and Medieval J. Feke
PHIL 324 Social and Political Philosophy TBD
PHIL 331/FINE 338 Philosophy of Art S. Dea
PHIL 350 Topics in Epistemology: Contemporary Issues J. Turri
PHIL 402/GSJ 422 Studies in Feminist Philosophy: Home and Belonging in Hannah Arendt K. Fulfer
PHIL 420 Studies in Ethics: Addiction M. Doucet

Winter 2020 online courses

Course Code Course Name
PHIL 110B Introduction to Philosophy: Ethics and Values
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking
PHIL 202/GSJ 222 Gender Issues
PHIL 221 Ethics
PHIL 240 Intro to Formal Logic
PHIL 265 The Existentialist Experience

                                            Spring 2020 courses

Course Code Course Name Instructor's name
PHIL 101 Challenging Ideas G. Andres
PHIL 121 Moral Issues TBD
PHIL 215/ARBUS 202 Professional and Business Ethics TBD
PHIL 226 Biomedical Ethics TBD
PHIL 327 Philosophy of Law N. Ray

                                 Spring 2020 online courses

Course Code Course Name
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking
PHIL 202/GSJ 222 Gender Issues
PHIL 215/ARBUS 202 Professional Business Ethics
PHIL 251 Metaphysics and Epistemology
PHIL 256/PSYCH 256 Introduction to Cognitive Science
PHIL 283 Great Works: Ancient and Medieval
PHIL 324 Social and Political Philosophy
PHIL 384 History of Modern Philosophy