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Arthur I Fine
PHIL 470
Seattle Campus

Intermediate Logic

An introduction to the concepts and methods of metatheory and their application to the sentential calculus.

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We introduce elementary concepts from set theory to develop techniques for studying logical systems; especially consistency, compactness and completeness for first order logic. We conclude with a brief look at non-standard models and Gödel's theorems. The course presupposes Philosophy 120, or the equivalent. TEXT: No Text Required.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Annette R. Bernier
Date: 11/01/2012