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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

12;30-01:45pm

Skokie

Jonathan Benson

Section 002

TR

2:00pm-

3:15pm

Skokie

Mathew Klinksy

Section 0G1

Great Books

 MW

9:30am-

10:45 am

Des Plaines

Holly Graff

Section 0G2

Great Books

 TR

9:30am-

10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Section 0G3

Great Books

MW

8:00am-9:15am

Des Plaines

Elizabeth Hoppe

Section 0G4

Great Books

 MW

9:30am-

10:45am

Skokie

Vincent Samar

Section OG5

Great Books

TR

12:30pm- 1:45pm

Des Plaines

Krisin McCartney

Section 0G6

Great Books

 MW

2:00pm-

3:15pm

Des Plaines

TBA

Section 0W1

S

9:00am-

1:00pm

Skokie

TBA

This is a late-start class that starts on 10/03

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

Section 0G7

MW

11:00am-12:15pm

Des Plaines

Kristin McCartney

Section 0G8

TR

03:30pm-04:45pm

Des Plaines

Kristin McCartney

Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
Last day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

July 23
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

July 30
Classes end.

August 3
Faculty grading due.

August 3
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 17
Faculty return for fall 2015 semester.

August 21
Second summer interim classes end.

August 24
Fall 2015 semester classes begin.

August 25
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

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