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Graduate Studies Calendar 2022-2023 Courses of Instruction Course Descriptions P Philosophy PHIL
Philosophy PHIL

For more information about these courses, see the Department of Philosophy: arts.ucalgary.ca/philosophy.

Graduate Courses
Philosophy 601       Seminar in Selected Problems

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 603       Graduate Proseminar

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
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Philosophy 609       Topics in the History of Philosophy

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 623       Topics in Metaphysics

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Also known as:
(formerly Philosophy 621)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 627       Topics in the Philosophy of Religion

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 649       Topics in Ethics

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 653       Topics in Social and Political Philosophy

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 661       Topics in Epistemology

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Also known as:
(formerly Philosophy 663)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 667       Topics in Philosophy of Science

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 671       Topics in Philosophical Logic and the Philosophy of Language

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 677       Metalogic
Introduction to the metatheory of logical systems. Completeness, compactness, Loewenheim-Skolem, and undecidability theorems for first-order logic. Preview of non-standard models, second-order logic, and Godel's first incompleteness theorem.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
NOT INCLUDED IN GPA
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Philosophy 679       Topics in Logic

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 683       Topics in the Philosophy of Mind

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Also known as:
(formerly Philosophy 681)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 691       Topics in Philosophical Analysis

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 695       Graduate Directed Reading

Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
MAY BE REPEATED FOR CREDIT
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Philosophy 699       Master's Research and Professional Development
Students develop relevant skills for a successful academic or non-academic career. Topics include research and thesis writing strategies, presentation skills, preparing writing samples and articles for publication, teaching development including teaching portfolios, research statements, and CVs.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3S-0)
NOT INCLUDED IN GPA
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Philosophy 700       Doctoral Research and Professional Development
Students develop relevant skills for a successful academic or non-academic career. Topics include research and thesis writing strategies, presentation skills, preparing writing samples and articles for publication, teaching development including teaching portfolios, research statements, and CVs.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3S-0)
NOT INCLUDED IN GPA
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