Minor in Value Studies

This minor allows a student with special interests in value theory to pursue a course of study, which culminates in an independent research project in value studies. This project may be a study of a theoretical issue in value studies or something of an applied nature; students may affiliate with people in various work environments or service learning settings to identify value conflicts and suggest resolutions.

A minor in Value Studies requires 18 hours, including:

PHIL 1305Philosophy and Critical Thinking3
PHIL 4388Problems in Philosophy (for the independent research project)3
Select four of the following:12
Contemporary Moral Problems
Professional Ethics
Environmental Ethics
Meaning of Life
Philosophy and Sport
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
Feminist Theory
Philosophy of Technology
Philosophy of the Arts
Philosophy of Education
Total Hours18