Search | Directories | Reference Tools
UW Home > Discover UW > Student Guide > Course Catalog 

Instructor Class Description

Time Schedule:

Sara L. Goering
PHIL 500
Seattle Campus

Proseminar in Philosophy

Introduces incoming graduate students to topics representative of the field and the faculty's interest. Each class session is devoted to a separate topic taught by a different member of the faculty. In addition to reading and short written assignments, students prepare a term paper on a topic presented. Offered: A.

Class description

This is a workshop class in which philosophy graduate students in the third year and beyond share drafts of dissertation proposals and chapters. Students will be required to present their own work at least once, and will be expected to read the work of others carefully to provide constructive feedback. This is a credit/no credit course.

TEXT: None required

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

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: 01/23/2012