Homework assignments are due most weeks, and will be submitted as forum entries on our class web site.
There are two short essays due over the course of our semester. The first essay will be on a topic submitted to you beforehand, while the second will draw on our in-class debates.
Organized by questions central to the main branches of philosophy, REVEL for The Philosopher’s Way examines the ideas of philosophers past and present.
REVEL is Pearson’s newest way of delivering our respected content.
NOTE: REVEL is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use REVEL.
Critical Thinking – HUP 102.5368 Spring 2017 Semester Tuesdays/Thursdays: — p.m.
In this video, viewers will learn the qualities of becoming a critical thinker.
Also, viewers will be introduced to scenarios where critical thinking can be utilized.
Grading Policy: Grade percentage breakdown: 1) Class attendance (20%) You will be assigned 1 point for each class session that you attend—we have 24 class sessions, and if you attend every class the extra 4 points will count as extra credit towards your total course grade.
2) Homework assignments (50%) there are 11 total of these assignments, and each is scored with 5 points, meaning that you only need to do 10 assignments to make 50 points 3) Essays (20%) 2 essays, each counts for 10 points; 3) In-class debates (10%) No further extra credit opportunities will be granted 1b.