The Certificate in Teaching Critical Thinking

Prerequisites:

1. Completion of PHIL 102, Logic and Critical Thinking, and CMST 255, Argumentation and Debate, or equivalents.

2. Upper-division standing.

Course Requirements for the Certificate: 21 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this certificate.

2 courses required:

PHIL 201 History of Ancient Philosophy 3.0 FS *
PHIL 380 Intermediate Logic 3.0 FA

2 courses selected from:

PHIL 304 Analytic Philosophy: Wittgenstein to Kripke 3.0 SP
PHIL 320 Ethics 3.0 SP
PHIL 340 Social and Political Philosophy 3.0 FS
PHIL 360 Theory of Knowledge (Epistemology) 3.0 FA
PHIL 361 Metaphysics 3.0 SP
PHIL 385 Critical Theory of Information 3.0 SP
PHIL 420 Contemporary Moral Theory 3.0 FA WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
PHIL 421 Seminar in Special Issues in Social and Political Philosophy 3.0 SP WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
PHIL 480 Advanced Logic 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: PHIL 380, faculty permission.

1 course selected from:

ENGL 333 Advanced Composition for Future Teachers 3.0 FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher; ENGL 375 recommended.
ENGL 335 Rhetoric and Writing 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: ENGL 130.

6 units selected from:

PHIL 489T Internship in Teaching Philosophy 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Upper-division standing and faculty permission.
PHIL 599 Project in Applied Philosophy 1.0 -6.0 FS
PHIL 689 Internship in Teaching Philosophy 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Graduate standing and faculty permission.
PHIL 690 Project in Applied Philosophy 1.0 -6.0 FS