Thematic Introduction to Philosophy: The Good Place and Philosophy
As an introduction to philosophy, this course covers the same core philosophical thinkers and problems as Philosophy 110, also by using primary sources. This course adds a semester-long theme for the course, where the theme provides a lens for thinking through and addressing the problems central to studying philosophy. The theme will typically be incorporated into class activities and student assignments. May be used to fulfill any requirement or prerequisite fulfilled by Philosophy 110.
PHIL 115 B1
Course Format Description
Synchronous online course meetings twice a week; students must attend at the assigned course time. Asynchronous activities will include recorded lectures, assigned videos from the TV show The Good Place (which students must have access to), other activities and group assignments. Students will also meet in small groups at times they can schedule together.