Jan 25, 2022  
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 
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Major in Philosophy [Arts]


Faculty requirements

See Bachelor of Arts (BA)  for general Faculty requirements for a major or minor, in addition to the Philosophy Department's specific requirements.

Philosophy as a major requires a minimum of ★30 to a maximum of ★48 at the senior level in PHIL.

Students selecting Philosophy as a major are required to take the following courses (Note: if PHIL 120  is selected to meet a. below, it is a junior level course that does not apply to the ★30 senior level requirement):


  1. In no case can more than one reading course (i.e., ★3) be applied toward satisfying major or minor requirements.
  2. 400-level PHIL courses offered by St Joseph's College may not be applied to the 400-level requirement for a major or minor in Philosophy.