Hampden Sydney, VA 23943
Dr. Patrick A. Wilson, Chair
The Philosophy Major
THE PHILOSOPHY MAJOR (30 hours)
Required courses for the major include: Advice for majors here.
- Phil 102 (Introduction to Philosophy)
- Phil 201 (Logic)
- Phil 210 (Ancient Philosophy)
- Phil 302 OR Phil 303 (Modern Philosophy). Phil 302 focuses on the Rationalists, Phil 303 concerns primarily the Empiricits and Kant. Taking both courses is encouraged.
- Phil 304 OR Phil 305 (Contemporary Philosophy). Phil 304 concerns 19th century philosophy while Phil 305 concerns 20th century philosophy. Taking both courses is encouraged.
- Phil 412 and 413 (Junior/Senior Seminar)
- At least three (3) additional electives in philosophy.