UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Philosophy, B.A.

All lower division GE completed. Requirements with completion of an AA-T in Global Studies as follows:

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
PHIL 201 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
One of the following: PHIL 100, PHIL 200, PHIL 210, PHIL 225, or PHIL 230 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
PHIL 360 or PHIL 365 3
One course from: PHIL 333, PHIL 343, PHIL 344, PHIL 348, PHIL 353, PHIL 354 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
PHIL 202 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
PHIL 350 or PHIL 352 or PHIL 355 3
PHIL Elective** 3
PHIL Elective** 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
Upper Division PHIL Elective** 3
Upper Division 400 level PHIL Elective** 3
Upper Division 400 level PHIL Elective** 3
PHIL 497 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
Upper Division 400 level PHIL Electives** 3/3
Electives 9
Total 15
Total units after transfer 60

* Total of 9 units Upper Division General Education must include 3 units from GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning, and 6 units from GE Upper Division Section C1 Arts, or GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities, or GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences, or GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies. (No more than 3 units from GE Upper Division C and no more than 3 units from GE Upper Division D.) If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: IC: Information Competence, and/or: GE Upper Division Section C3 American History Institutions and Ideals, OR GE Upper Division Section D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government.

If taken, PHIL 310, PHIL 325, PHIL 330 or PHIL 349 satisfies upper division C2 Humanities.
If taken, PHIL 333, PHIL 343, PHIL 344 and/or PHIL 348 satisfy 3-6 units of GE upper division F Comparative Cultural Studies.

**Total of 21 units of PHIL Electives required. At least four courses (12 units) must be 400-level courses, other than PHIL 497 and PHIL 499. At least two courses (6 units) must be Philosophy courses numbered 230 and higher, excluding those taken as requirements for the major. Up to one elective course (3-4 units) can be satisfied at the 100-level, in addition to those taken as requirements for the major. Up to 3 units of electives may be in closely related upper division courses outside the Philosophy department (subject to the approval of the department chair.)

Students pursuing a B.A. degree must complete a minimum of 40 upper-division units.