Introduction to Philosophy HUMN 9046 Online OntarioLearn Email to a Friend OntarioLearn description: This course will provide students with an introduction to philosophy as well as an opportunity to examine and discuss issues that are widely debated amongst philosophers. Issues such as skepticism, free-will and the existence of a God will play prominent roles in this course. Students will examine classical and modern philosophers as they struggled with their own thoughts as they were compared to more accepted religious and scientific theories. Readings will focus upon philosophers such as Plato, Socrates, Locke and Descartes, as well as more prominent contemporary philosophers Robert Nozick, Hilary Putnam and Thomas Nagel. Students will be introduced to philosophical arguments and the forms and methods in which arguments should be conducted and analyzed. Note(s) This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Please ensure you are familiar with the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses. Teacher support (via email) and technical support (via phone) will be available for this course. Contact Information 416-415-5000, ext. 6543 firstname.lastname@example.org Course Section(s) Available CRN: F16425 Date(s) 12 Sep 2017 – 19 Dec 2017 Hours: 42 Fee: $411 (includes $45 in [non-refundable] materials [online access]) Note: Registration Deadline: Sep 16. CRN is Closed CRN: W53316 Date(s) 16 Jan 2018 – 24 Apr 2018 Hours: 42 Fee: $411 (includes $45 in [non-refundable] materials [online access]) Note: Registration Deadline: Jan 20 Register Now Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.