* VO1 Introduction to Philosophy

SUMMER 2019 – 6/17-7/27

VENTURA CAMPUS, TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS 10:30AM-12:20PM

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3 Units C-ID: PHIL 100 Hours: 3 lecture weekly This course surveys the nature and uses of philosophy; considers possible sources, nature, and criteria of knowledge; examines humanity’s place in the universe, including concepts of the self, the mind, and freedom; and reviews various schools of philosophical thought as philosophers have sought to understand knowledge, reality and value. Formerly Phil 1. Transfer credit: CSU; UC.

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Required Textbook

No textbook is required for this course. All assigned readings are available for free on theunstructor.com page below:

https://theunstructor.com/voices-of-wisdom-a-multicultural-philosophy-reader-9th-ed-links-and-library-resources-for-ventura-college-students/?frame-nonce=dd08ae3f58