PHL 206 Logic, 3 credits

This course is intended to provide students with the skills needed to apply logical principles and techniques of critical thought and argumentation to the analysis of their own words and the words of others. Emphasis will be on assessing the legitimacy of arguments, detecting common fallacies, evaluating evidence and improving skills in formal reasoning.

Prerequisite: PHL 100 (approved 10/30/2014; first offered in 2015-16 academic year)