Philosophy Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates with a Philosophy major will:

  • Explains the philosophical and ethical concepts and theories of outstanding philosophers and/or historically important theories.
  • Analyzes the central arguments of philosophical texts.
  • Evaluates critical interpretations of important philosophical texts.
  • Synthesizes his or her own critical interpretation of important philosophical texts, taking into consideration significant philosophical issues, traditions and critiques of the texts.
  • Evaluates rightness of conduct concerning moral and social issues according to ethical theories and methods.