[Department of Philosophy, University of Saskatchewan, 100 Years]

Graduate Programs

Graduate Courses for 2015-2016

PHIL 990 Seminar

The graduate seminar involves paper presentations on current research by graduate students, department and cognate faculty, and visiting scholars. Graduate students must register in and attend the seminar on a continuous basis, and are only eligible to graduate once they have successfully presented a seminar.

PHIL 994 Research

All Masters students taking the thesis-based option must register for this course in every term.

Maintenance of Status

All Masters' students taking the course-based option must register for "Maintenance of Status" for every term in which they are not registered in a course for credit.

GSR 960 Introduction to Ethics and Integrity

All graduate students are required to register for this short online course upon commencing their programs. The purpose of this course is to discuss ethical issues that graduate students may face during their time at the university. The five modules in GSR 960 look at general issues for graduate students including integrity and scholarship, graduate student–supervisor relationships, conflict of interest, conflict resolution, and intellectual property and credit.

Term 1

PHIL 815 – Topics in 19th Century Philosophy: Nietzsche
[Course Description]
TR 2:30-3:50 PM, STM 2001
Pierre-François Noppen

PHIL 833 – Seminar in Ethics: Moral Responsibility and Free Will
[Course Description]

TR 11:30 AM-12:50 PM, Arts 607
Emer O’Hagan

PHIL 851 – Seminar in History and Philosophy of Science: The Paradox of Predictivism
MWF 1:30-2:20 PM, Arts 607
Robert Hudson


Term 2

PHIL 820 – Philosophical Texts: Pretence, Deception, and Sincerity
[Course Description]
TR 10:00-11:20 AM, Arts 607
Leslie Howe

PHIL 844 – Seminar in Epistemology: Mathematical Knowledge
TR 1:00-2:20 PM, Arts 607
Sarah Hoffman

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