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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:

Tawnessa Carter, Undergraduate Coordinator
Office: Hagey Hall (HH) 365
Extension: 36886
Email: tjcarte@uwaterloo.ca

Fall 2018 course offerings

Course code Course name Instructor
PHIL 101 Challenging Ideas

P. Beriault
M. Silk

PHIL 121 Moral Issues P. Marino
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking G. Andres
PHIL 201 Philosophy of Sex and Love K. Fulfer
PHIL 215 Professional and Business Ethics D. McChesney
PHIL 221 Ethics M. Doucet
PHIL 226 Biomedical Ethics J. Jordan
PHIL 240 Formal Logic G. Andres
PHIL 255 Philosophy of Mind N. Ray
PHIL 258 Intro to Philosophy of Science D. Fraser
PHIL 265 The Existentialist Experience N. Haydon
PHIL 327 Philosophy of Law B. Orend
PHIL 356 Intelligence N. Ray
PHIL 371 Special Topics: Equity and Embodiment S. Dea

PHIL 402

Studies in Feminist Philosophy: Feminist Bioethics K. Fulfer
PHIL 447 Seminar in Cognitive Science: Theory of Mind

J. Turri

Course code Course name Instructor

Fall 2018 online course offerings

PHIL 110A Philosophy: Knowledge and Reality TBA
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking TBA

PHIL 202/WS 222

Gender Issues TBA
PHIL 215/ARBUS 202 Professional and Business Ethics TBA
PHIL 251 Metaphysics and Epistemology TBA
PHIL 324 Social and Political Philosophy TBA
PHIL 380 History of Ancient Philosophy TBA
Course Code Course Name Instructor

Winter 2019 course offerings

PHIL 101 Challenging Ideas S. Dea
PHIL 121 Moral Issues B. Orend
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking TBA
PHIL 202/WS 222 Gender Issues TBA
PHIL 205/ECON 261 Philosophy of Economics P. Marino
PHIL 206 Philosophy of Sport M. Doucet
PHIL 215/ARBUS 202

Professional and Business Ethics

G. Andres
PHIL 216 Probability and Decision Making G. Andres
PHIL 226 Biomedical Ethics C. Lowry
PHIL 251 Metaphysics and Epistemology J. Turri
PHIL 252 Quantum Mechanics for Everyone D. Fraser
PHIL 256/PSYCH 256 Introduction to Cognitive Science N. Ray
PHIL 271 Special Topics: Ancient Greek Science J. Feke
PHIL 328 Human Rights B. Orend
PHIL 371/WS 365 Special Topics: Research as Resistance K. Fulfer
PHIL 380/CLAS 361 History of Ancient Philosophy: Plato's Dialogues J. Feke
PHIL 422 Special Topics: Justice and Disability C. Lowry
PHIL 455 Studies in Metaphysics: Realism and Anti-realism D. Fraser
Course Code Course Name Instructor

Winter 2019 online courses

PHIL 110B Intro to Philosophy: Ethics and Values TBA
PHIL 145 Critical Thinking TBA
PHIL 201 Philosophy of Sex and Love TBA
PHIL 221 Ethics TBA
PHIL 240 Intro to Formal Logic TBA
PHIL 265 The Existentialist Experience TBA