Department of PhilosophyWestern Arts and Humanities

Specialization in Philosophy

Specialization may be combined with a Major, a Minor, and/or Optional courses totalling no more than 6.0 credits. Checklist

Admission Requirements

Completion of first year requirements. 1.0 course from Philosophy 1020, 1022E, 1100E, 1130F/G, 1200, 1350F/G is recommended.

Requirements if admitted during or after September 2006 
9.0 courses: 

2.0 courses* from: Philosophy 2200F/G, 2202F/G, 2250, 2500F/G, 2700F/G.
3.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 2200 level or above.
0.5 course from: Philosophy 3260F/G, 3410F/G, 3501F/G, 3510F/G (Huron), Philosophy 3601F/G, or the former Philosophy 3500E (King's).
0.5 course from: Philosophy 3170F/G, 3180F/G, 3700E (King's), Philosophy 3710F/G or 3720F/G.
0.5 course from: Philosophy 3003F/G, 3006F/G, 3012F/G, 3014F/G, 3020F/G, 3022F/G, 3023F/G, 3024F/G, 3026F/G, 3027F/G, 3028F/G, 3110F/G or 4050F/G.
2.5 additional courses in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above.

* Philosophy 2260F/G or 2400F/G may be substituted for Philosophy 2500F/G. Philosophy 2252W/X may be substituted for Philosophy 2250.

Note: Students using the former Philosophy 3500E and/or Philosophy 3700E to meet module requirements may reduce the 2.5 additional courses in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above accordingly.

Requirements if admitted prior to September 2006
9.0 courses as follows:

2.0 courses: Philosophy 2200F/G (210F/G), 2202F/G (211F/G), 2500F/G (200F/G), 2700F/G (201F/G)
5.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 2000 level or above
2.0 courses in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above