Philosophy (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2023–Spring 2024 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Philosophy
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department:  Philosophy 
Academic Plan Code(s): PHILMINOR

Program Requirements

Select one of the following: 3
Philosophy in the Ancient Greek & Roman World
Christian, Muslim, and Jewish Thought in the Middle Ages
Philosophy & the Rise of Modernity, 1492-1804
Philosophy and the Americas
Nineteenth-Century European Philosophy
Philosophical Problems of the 20th Century
Select one of the following: 3
Critical Thinking - AH
Introduction to Logic
Symbolic Logic
Select one of the following: 3
Contemporary Moral Problems - AH
Business Ethics
Medical Ethics
Feminist Medical Ethics - D1, AH
Philosophy of the Arts
PHIL electives at 200-level or above 16
PHIL elective at 500-level3
Minimum Total Hours18

No more than 6 hours at the 200-level may count towards the minor.

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.