BA in Philosophy (Honors)

Total units required in addition to the required major units: 50-53 units

Program Description

The Honors Concentration is to be combined with one of the other concentrations: the General Major, the Concentration in Ethics, Politics, and Law, or the Concentration in Logic and Philosophy of Science. Upon admission into the Honors program, students must produce a course plan approved by the Department Honors Committee.

Program Requirements

Concentrations (40-43 Units)
Select one of the following concentrations:40 - 43
General Major Concentration
Ethics, Politics, and Law Concentration
Logic and Philosophy of Science Concentration
Upper Division Courses (9 Units)
Select one of the following:3
PHIL 190 series course 1
PHIL 192 course 1
Select six additional upper division units in Philosophy 16
Honors Thesis (1 Unit)
PHIL 197Honors Thesis1
Total Units50-53
1

See list below for a list of Department approved electives.

Elective List 

PHIL 100Ethics and Personal Values3
PHIL 101Ethics and Social Issues 3
PHIL 102Professional and Public Service Ethics3
PHIL 103Business and Computer Ethics3
PHIL 104Bioethics3
PHIL 105Science and Human Values 3
PHIL 112History Of Ethics 3
PHIL 115Philosophy In Literature 3
PHIL 117Existentialism 3
PHIL 122Political Philosophy3
PHIL 123Philosophy and Feminism3
PHIL 126The Meanings Of Evolution3
PHIL 131Philosophy Of Religion3
PHIL 136Philosophy Of Art3
PHIL 145AChinese Philosophy 3
PHIL 145BPhilosophies Of India 3
PHIL 152Recent Ethical Theory3
PHIL 154Philosophy Of Language3
PHIL 155Philosophy Of Law3
PHIL 176Twentieth Century Anglo-American Philosophy3
PHIL 192BTopics in Bioethics3
PHIL 192LTopics in Philosophy Language3
PHIL 192MTopics in Philosophy of Mind3
PHIL 192OTopics in Contemporary Metaphysics3
PHIL 192RTopics in Philosophy of Religion3
PHIL 195Philosophy Internship1 - 3
PHIL 196Experimental Offerings in Philosophy3
PHIL 199Special Problems1 - 3