INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
SCHOOL (if other than CCRI)
1. Based on your background experience
and education, define the term philosophy.
2. Briefly describe why you are
interested in taking an Introduction to Philosophy course?
- Personal interest
- Academic requirement
- Convenient time period
- Someone's recommendation
- Relation to major
3. a) Have you taken any prior
philosophy courses? If yes, please state the title(s) and briefly describe
the basic content covered.
b) If applicable, please
describe any informal experience (e.g., independent reading,
Philosophy club participation, High school class(es), philosophical
conversations, etc.) of philosophy below.
4. a) What are your general
expectations and goals in this course?
b) What are your expectations of the 1) instructor, 2) your peers, and 3)
5. Optional — State
anything you want about yourself, the world we live in, current
events, prospects of the human species, or your basic philosophy of life.