21. Natural Philosophy

The goal of this focal study is to foster reflective study of the function, description and understanding of the world in which we live.

Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.

Complete one course from the first cluster and two courses from the second cluster.


First Cluster (complete 1 course)
PHIL 100  Introduction to Philosophy   4 credits
PHIL 310  Philosophy of Science 4 credits    

Second Cluster (complete 2 courses)
CHEM 110   Chemistry and Your Environment     2 credits
CHEM 220   General Chemistry I 4 credits  
MATH 240  Discrete Mathematics   4 credits
MATH/PHIL 212 Language and Logic     4 credits
PHY 110 Physics of Everyday Phenomena 4 credits
PHY 202 Introductory Physics I 4 credits 
PHY 232  General Physics I: Workshop Physics I 4 credits
SCI 170  Introduction to Astronomy  4 credits
SCI 172  Introduction to Cosmology  2 credits