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PHILOSOPHY (PHI)

PHI150 - Introduction to Philosophy Credits: 3
An introduction to an in-depth practicum involving problem-solving, decision­making and choice-making techniques which enable the systematic study of life and the universe in terms of which every element of human experience can be interpreted.

PHI151 - Introduction to Ethics Credits: 3
An in-depth, conceptual analysis of ethical systems and ethical principles by which people govern their lives, with a determination of how such concepts realistically improve 'the human condition', promote 'happiness' and lead to attain­ment of'the good life'.

PHI152 - Life, Death and Dying Credits: 3
Presents and interprets philosophical views regarding life guidance systems and the cul minating aspects of living. Synthesizes the psychological impact of death upon humans, and surveys the chronology of religious attitudes and beliefs about death and life.