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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 0G1 

TR

09:30-10:45am

Des Plaines

Kristin McCartney

Section 0G2 

TR

11:00-12:15pm

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Section 0G3 

MW

12:30pm-1:45pm

Des Plaines

Kristin McCartney

Section 0G4 

TR

12:30pm-1:45pm

Skokie

Matt Klinsky

Section 0G5

 

MW

12:30-1:45 am

Skokie

Vincent Samar

Section 0G6

 

MW

02:00-03:15 pm

Des Plaines

Edward Mogul

Section G52

 

R

6:30 - 09:20 pm

Skokie

Jonathan Benson

Section OC1 

This is an online class, weekly participation required.

Carlos Briones

Section GW1
Late Start 2/22-5/10

S

9:00-1:15pm

Skokie

Thomas Young


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IMPORTANT DATES


January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

January 19
Martin Luther King holiday, College closed.

January 20
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

January 21
Winterim faculty grading due.

January 26
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

February 15
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

February 16
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 17
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

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