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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students

Philosophy Minor


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The minor in Philosophy, consisting of four courses in Philosophy and a fifth course drawn from a designated group of related courses in various disciplines, is designed to give students (1) an introduction to the history of philosophy and major issues in philosophy (accomplished in PHIL 201 ), (2) a grounding in major approaches to critical thinking (PHIL 202 ), (3) advanced study in selected areas of philosophy (provided by at least two Philosophy courses), and (4) the collateral connection provided by at least one related course in another discipline.

Structure of the Minor:


To earn a minor in Philosophy, a student must complete fifteen (15) credit hours of course work, distributed as follows:

Required Basic Courses


Both courses must be completed; total of six hours credit;

Philosophy Electives


Any two of the following four courses must be completed; total of six hours credit:

Upper-Division Electives


One of the following courses must be completed; total of three hours credit:

Total Credit Hours Required:


15, at least 9 of which must be completed at The Citadel.

For further information, please contact the Department of English, Fine Arts, and Communications.

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