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Philosophy

Students wishing to minor in Philosophy may choose a general minor or a minor specializing in logic. There are no specific courses required for the general minor, so students may create a program to suit their own interests. The range of choice in the logic specialization is limited to the courses listed.

Requirements: 

20 units

Complete the following (8 units)​

  • PHI 012 Introduction to Symbolic Logic (4 units) 
    • Or MAT 108 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics (4 units)
  • PHI 112 Intermediate Symbolic Logic (4 units)

Choose three courses (12 units)​

  • PHI 113 Metalogic (4 units)
  • PHI 131 Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics (4 units)
  • PHI 134 Modal Logic (4 units)
  • PHI 135 Alternative Logics (4 units)
  • PHI 189K Special Topics in Philosophy; Logic (4 units)

Total = 20 units

Minor Advisor

Jan Szaif, Ph.D
jmszaif@ucdavis.edu
(530) 752-0607

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