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PHIL 1301   Introduction to Philosophy   PHIL 1301 (PHIL 1301) Introduction to Philosophy (3-0). An introduction to the field of philosophy and its leading questions in metaphysics epistemology philosophy of mind ethics social philosophy existentialism logic and aesthetics.  
PHIL 2306   Introduction to Ethics   PHIL 2306 (PHIL 2306) Introduction to Ethics (3-0). The systematic evaluation of classical and/or contemporary ethical theories concerning the good life, human conduct in society, morals, and standards of value.  
PHIL 2321   Philosophy of Religion   PHIL 2321 (PHIL 2321) Philosophy of Religion (3-0). A study of the major issue s in the Philosophy of religion such as the existence and nature of God, the relationships between faith and reason, the nature of religious language, religious experience and the problem of evil.  
PHIL 3301   Bioethics   PHIL 3301 Bioethics (3-0) This course will address significant matters pertaining to contemporary issues in bioethics. Specific attention will be given to the development of the discipline, how particular religious and philosophical themes illuminate and address issues of human suffering and death, and how such perspectives lead to certain commitments in various contested areas of bioethical concerns (In vitro fertilization, abortion, genetic engineering, euthanasia, assisted suicide, and perspectives on death and dying).