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Last approved: Wed, 18 Mar 2015 08:45:16 GMT

Last edit: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:41:31 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Philosophy (PHIL)
PHIL
2045
Introduction to Logic
Introduction to Logic
Fall 2015
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Course Type
Discussion Group
Lecture
Default Grading Method
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Corequisites

70
Michele Friend
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Introduction to informal logic, scientific argument, and formal logic. The informal logic component focuses on fallacies of reasoning and practical applications of logic. The formal logic component focuses on translation from English into propositional logic, truth tables, and proofs in propositional logic.
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
• Articulate basic concepts in logic
• Identify and critique basic logical fallacies
• Construct, analyze and evaluate arguments in syllogistic form
• Construct, analyze and evaluate arguments in propositional logic
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Course Attribute
GWSB-Humanities Elective
CCAS - GCR: Q & L
ESIA-Math / Science
In response to the recent budget issues at CCAS, we combined our multiple sections of PHIL 2045 into one larger section for Fall 2015. Now that we are offering such a large section of the course, it is necessary to add discussion sections.
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