Philosophy: Questions and Theories, Grade 12, University Preparation
Course Code: HZT4U
Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course in social sciences and humanities, English, or Canadian and world studies
This course addresses three (or more) of the main areas of philosophy: metaphysics, logic, epistemology, ethics, social and political philosophy, and aesthetics. Students will learn critical-thinking skills, the main ideas expressed by philosophers from a variety of the world's traditions, how to develop and explain their own philosophical ideas, and how to apply those ideas to contemporary social issues and personal experiences. The course will also help students refine skills used in researching and investigating topics in philosophy.