Philosophy (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2022–Spring 2023 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
Ancient Philosophy
Medieval Philosophy
Modern Philosophy
Philosophy and the Americas
Nineteenth-Century Philosophy
Twentieth-Century Philosophy
Select one of the following: 3
Critical Thinking
Introduction to Logic
Symbolic Logic
Advanced Symbolic Logic
Select one of the following: 3
Contemporary Moral Problems
Business Ethics
Medical Ethics
Feminist Medical Ethics
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.