哲学

学位类型 文科学士学位
哲学
学术部门 高校
售价
华盛顿州和李大学的哲学系提供了一种自由教育,从事生存,知识和价值的基本问题。

关于部门

专业的教师确保我们的学生在哲学中央和象征逻辑中获得哲学史上的优质哲学培训。教师准备学生了解并批判性地思考复杂的观点,质疑他们的假设并提出知情结论。该部门致力于为学生和教师查询促进一个合作环境,其中教师追求其教学和自己的权利。

With an unusually large number of professors for a college our size, the W&L 部 of 哲学 offers a wide array of courses in historical and contemporary philosophy across different traditions and approaches. Examples include ancient Greek and Chinese philosophy, early modern European philosophy, contemporary ethical theory, and courses on AI and human enhancement. A majority of our professors also teach in interdisciplinary programs, demonstrating the relevance and centrality of philosophy to business, the arts and 该 sciences.

Why Study 哲学 at W&L?

学习哲学的最重要原因是它探讨了生活的最大问题。是上帝吗?什么是一个人?人类有免费意志吗?什么是行动?什么是美好的生活?我对别人的义务是什么,对非人和环境?什么,如果有的话,我们可以了解周围的宇宙吗?

学习哲学教授学生批判性地阅读和写作,仔细分析概念和问题,并明确而强制地表达解决方案和论点。因此,学习理念为学生准备了许多不同的职业道路:商业,法律,医学,教学和人文科学研究生研究。

哲学专业的学生经常在商业,其他人文学科或社会和自然科学中进行双重专业。

哲学专业以比任何其他专业的百分比更高的百分比,哲学专业人士被占据了更高的百分比,并为医学院拥有第三次最高的接受率。哲学专业也擅长LSAT,GMAT和GRE上的大多数其他专业,他们的Midcareer工资是人文学科的最高。 MIDCareer哲学课程甚至高于会计,商业管理和营销专业。

学生的机会

Outside the classroom at W&L, philosophy majors enjoy a wide array of intellectually stimulating experiences. Students meet world-renowned philosophers who come to campus to give public lectures and lead philosophical discussion over coffee or a meal. Many philosophy majors study abroad in locations such as University College at Oxford, University of Copenhagen, College Year in A该ns and University of St. Andrews, to name a few. Each year, W&L sends a team of mostly philosophy students to compete in a statewide collegiate Ethics Bowl hosted by The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC).

Students present philosophy papers at conferences around the country, and many are published in undergraduate philosophy journals. 部al funding is available to help defray costs. 澳门太阳城首页 is home to its own successful annual event, the Mudd Undergraduate Conference in Ethics. This conference, which is supported by the university’s Roger Mudd Center for Ethics, is the only open undergraduate conference in the country solely dedicated to the academic study of ethical issues. All accepted speakers have the opportunity not only to present their papers at the conference, but also to have them published in the The Mudd Journal of Ethics. 领导 opportunities are available to W&L philosophy students for both the conference and 该 journal.

符合标准的哲学学生可能是哲学国际荣誉社会的刘西玛陶氏素。资格获得哲学的高级专业,在哲学中追求哲学,并在该部门之前的论文和辩护中得到了一年的研究项目。每年都是议会荣誉高达Dodd奖,年轻奖学金,查尔斯托马斯博格斯奖和威廉富国纪念奖学金。

After W&L

W&L’s tightly knit and supportive alumni network is always willing to assist current students and recent graduates with advice and introductions in 该 working world.

我们的毕业生继续在研究生院中擅长各种职业,包括哲学,法律,医学,商业,广告,工程,计算机科学,教育,教练等。

保罗格雷戈里

部门主管

玛丽(贝塞尔)

行政助理

见面 学院

At W&L, students enjoy small classes and close relationships with professors who educate and nurture.

我们的学生,教师和员工在校园和世界各地发出新闻。

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