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Course Description

A course designed to develop clarity of thought and method in the construction, analysis and evaluation of both unsupported claims and those supported by arguments. While there will be some exposure to the notion of logical form, the emphasis here is upon informal principles and arguments stated in ordinary language. Topics include the nature and methods of argument, classification and definition, along with some common fallacies and some questions about meaning and language. Restriction: Criminal Justice, Politics and Governance, Psychology, Sociology, Undeclared Arts. PHL 214 is not available for credit to students who choose SSH 105.

Notes

Restriction: AC001, CJ001, PG001, PS001, SO001, AV001

This course is fully online and asynchronous, meaning you typically will not have to be online at specific times. You will engage in course-related activities through online tools such as announcements, discussions, and email. Your course learning will be based on weekly module content and activities that you can go through independently. Note: there are still deadlines for assignment submissions, and you may be expected to participate in discussion board interactions with your peers on a regular basis.

Your instructor may also include occasional scheduled sessions for Q&As and other discussion activities, using web conferencing tools such as Zoom and Google Meet. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.

 

 

 

Requisites

Antirequisites: CSSH 105, PHC 182
Not available to ACS, Criminology, English, Environmental and Urban Sustainability, Geography, History, GCM, Int'l Econ, Philosophy, Politics and Governance, Psychology, Sociology or Undeclared Arts students.
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Course Sections
Class Number
5838
Type
LEC
Dates
Sep 13, 2021 to Dec 17, 2021
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $588.72 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
5825
Type
LEC
Dates
Jan 17, 2022 to Apr 23, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $588.72 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1561
Type
LEC
Dates
May 02, 2022 to Jun 17, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $588.72 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1560
Type
LEC
Dates
May 02, 2022 to Jun 17, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $588.72 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1559
Type
LEC
Dates
May 02, 2022 to Jul 29, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $588.72 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information