10SyllabusSpring2010

10SyllabusSpring2010 - San Jos State University College of

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Phil 10 Introduction to Philosophy Spring 2010 Page 1 of 3 San José State University College of Humanities/Department of Philosophy Philosophy 10, Introduction to Philosophy, Section 1, Spring 2010 Instructor: Lisa Bernasconi Office Location: Faculty Office Building 208 Email: lisabernasconi@gmail.com Office Hours: Wednesdays, 9:00am to 10:15am Class Days/Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00am to 10:15am Classroom: Boccardo Business Center 203 GE/SJSU Studies Category: Letters (C2) Web Page Copies of the course materials such as the syllabus, major assignment handouts, etc. may be found on my web page at http://www.mrsbernasconi.com. You are responsible for regularly logging into the website to keep up with announcements and changes. Course Description Perennial problems in philosophy, such as Who am I? What can I know? How should I live? Classical philosophical statements bearing on these issues. Course Goals and Student Learning Objectives GE/SJSU Studies/Course Content Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. recognize how significant works illuminate enduring human concerns. 2. respond to significant works by writing both research-based critical analyses and personal responses. 3. write clearly and effectively. Writing shall be assessed for correctness, clarity, and conciseness. 4. demonstrate an understanding of what constitutes plagiarism. 5. evaluate information and its sources critically and incorporate selected information into his or her knowledge base and value system. 6. locate, retrieve, organize, analyze, synthesize, and communicate information of relevance to the subject matter of the course in an effective and efficient manner. 7. reflect on past successes, failures, and alternative strategies.
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Phil 10 Introduction to Philosophy Spring 2010 Page 2 of 3 Required Texts Rachels, James, and Rachels Stuart. Problems from Philosophy 2 nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009. Rachels, James, and Rachels Stuart. The Truth about the World
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