Learning Outcomes

Seattle University undergraduate Philosophy students should be able to:

  • Students will be capable of reading both primary and secondary sources in philosophy
    and of analyzing their argumentation.
  • Students will be capable of developing philosophical arguments of their own, including
    the coherent support of conclusions with premises and the ability to formulate and reply
    to reasoned objections.
  • Philosophy majors will demonstrate a broad familiarity with the history of philosophy and with philosophy's main fields and schools of thought.
  • Philosophy majors will be well qualified for graduate study by completing term papers that demonstrate original exegesis and interpretation of primary sources within existing philosophical debates.

 For a complete list of Learning Outcomes for College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Programs, click here.

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