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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 1E1

MTWR

09:00am-12:40pm

Skokie

Karen Petersen

Section 1E2

MTWR

09:00am-1:15pm

DesPlaines

TBA

Section 701

MTWR

11:30am-
1:00pm

Skokie

Jonathan Benson

Section 702

MTWR

9:45am-
11:15am

Des Plaines

Eduardo Frajman

Section 750

TR

6:00pm-
9:15pm

Skokie

Mathew Klinsky

Section 8C1

This is an online class.
Weekly participation required.

Eric Bottorff


Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


March 25
Registration opens for summer 2015.

March 29
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 March 29.

April 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

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

May 19
Faculty grading due.

May 19
Commencement.

May 25
Memorial Day holiday, College closed.

June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

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