Philosophy General Education

Twelve credits in Philosophy are required either through transfer credit or through the following courses offered by CDU for the Bachelor of Arts in Theology. Six credits in Philosophy are required for the Associate of Arts in the Liberal Arts.


Course Number Course Title Credits
PHIL 205* Introduction to Philosophy with Plato and Aristotle 3
PHIL 235* Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Person 3
PHIL 260/THEO 280 Catholic Bioethics (new in Summer 2023) 3
PHIL 311** Ethics 3
PHIL 315 Metaphysics 3
PHIL 320 Modern Philosophy (new in Fall 2023) 3
PHIL 330 Contemporary Philosophy (new in Summer 2023) 3
PHIL 340 See for Yourself: An Introduction to Epistemology 3
PHIL 370 The Nature of Nature: An Introduction to a Catholic Philosophy of Science 3

*Students must take both PHIL 205 and PHIL 235 at CDU.

**BA students must take PHIL 311 at CDU.