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BA in Philosophy

BA in Philosophy

American University

American University, Washington D.C., United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors

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Major Requirements 39 credit hours with grades of C or better including 15 credit hours at the 300-level or above, and up to 6 credit hours in religion Course Requirements HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY (9 CREDIT HOURS) PHIL-105 Western Philosophy FA2 (3) 6 credit hours in approved coursework at the 300-level or above MORAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY (9 CREDIT HOURS) PHIL-220 Moral Philosophy FA2 (3) or PHIL-235 Theories of Democracy and Human Rights FA2 (3) 6 credit hours in approved coursework at the 300-level or above CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES (6 CREDIT HOURS) 6 CREDIT HOURS FROM THE FOLLOWING: PHIL-413 Studies in Asian Philosophy (3) PHIL-416 Feminist Philosophy (3) PHIL-417 Race and Philosophy (3) PHIL-418 Chinese Philosophy (3) PHIL-485 Selected Topics in Philosophy (3) : Latin American Thought Philosophy and Film RELG-210 Non-Western Religious Traditions FA3 (3) RELG-473 Hinduism (3) Approved philosophy or religion course CONCENTRATION (9 CREDIT HOURS) 9 credit hours in a subspecialty in philosophy, such as applied ethics or aesthetics, which may include courses outside the department with approval of the department's director of undergraduate studies. ELECTIVES (6 CREDIT HOURS) 6 credit hours in approved coursework