Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option
Description: This course is an introductory study of the issues and problems exemplified in the process of meaningful philosophical activity relating to the topic of human nature. Students in this course survey representative theories and philosophical reflections relating to the notions of human nature, the individual person, and human characteristics in general. Material for this survey may be drawn from classical and contemporary thinkers or scientific and religious orientations. Students are encouraged to engage in independent research, analysis and formulation. This course is intended for students pursuing studies in behavioral and/or social sciences.