Dec 04, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor in Philosophy [Arts]

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 minor requires a minimum of ★12 to a maximum of ★42 in PHIL at the senior level including:

  • at least ★6 at the 200-level; and
  • at least ★6 at the 300- or 400-level.


  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.