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HUM 127

HUM 127

Introduction to Philosophy

Course focuses on the most fundamental questions that human beings have always asked. Topics include a critical examination of theories about reality and truth, moral values and social justice, personal identity and free will, aesthetic values, and systems of religious beliefs. Three credit hours. No prerequisites.
(IAI H4 900)

Note: Each instructor develops his or her own focus for HUM 127. Please contact the instructor for information on the class focus and books. A number of these sections can be used to complete the Great Books Program. The Great Books sections will be cappped at 25 students and will emphasize discussion.

Section 001

TR

11:00am-12:15pm

Skokie

Jonathan Benson

Section 002

TR

2:00pm-
3:15pm

Skokie

Jonathan Benson

Section 0G1
Great Books

 MW

9:30am-
10:45 am

Des Plaines

Claire Pearson

Section 0G2
Great Books

 TR

9:30am-
10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Section 0G3

Great Books

MW

8:00am-9:15am

Des Plaines

Claire Pearson

Section 0G4
Great Books

 MW

9:30am-
10:45am

Skokie

Vincent Samar

Section OG5
Great Books

TR

12:30pm- 1:45pm

Des Plaines

Eduardo Frajman

Section 0G6
Great Books

 MW

2:00pm-
3:15pm

Des Plaines

Ed Mogul

Section 0W1

 S

9:00am-
1:00pm

Skokie

Thomas Young

Section OW1 is a late-start course. This is a 10-week course beginning on 10/4.

Section 0C1    

Section 0C1 is an online class. Weekly participation is required.    Carlos Briones

Section 0C2

Section 0C2 is an online class. Weekly participation is required. TBA


Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

November 27, 28
Thanksgiving recess. College closed.

November 29, 30
Thanksgiving recess. No classes; College open.

December 16, 17
Evaluation Days.

December 17
Last day of student attendance.

December 18
Grading Day. Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

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