PHIL 131 - Philosophy & Film

PHIL 131 - Philosophy & Film

3.00 Cr
An introduction to philosophy through feature films. Philosophical issues such as the nature of personal identity, question of fate, the nature of right and wrong, are introduced and films analyzed that illustrate, develop, or even pose philosophical objections to, these issues. Course includes viewing of the films chosen. Course content is directed to those who have little or no acquaintance with philosophy and is a good choice for CORE.

Course will be offered every two years, in the fall semester.

Term: 
2018FA
Method: 
LEC
Faculty: 
Smillie, William