Montgomery College 2023-2024 Catalog 
    
    May 30, 2024  
Montgomery College 2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Favorites (opens a new window)

PHIL 212 - Women in Philosophy I


(HUMD, GEIR, GEEL, GCP)

Introduces the student to the contributions by women in philosophy from ancient times through the Middle Ages. The course provides a critical examination of their philosophic views and explores philosophical issues such as oppression, morality, the meaning of equality, and the role of the family. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 011 . Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  • Identify the issues addressed by the philosopher under discussion from ancient times through the Middle Ages.
  • Identify the position that the philosopher is taking on these issues.
  • Explain how a female philosopher’s argument supports her position.
  • Determine the relevance of the philosopher’s position to modern times.
  • Evaluate the contributions that the philosopher has made to the discussion of these issues.


View Schedule of Classes




Add to Favorites (opens a new window)