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M.A. in Philosophical Resources Learning Goals

Upon completion of the M.A. in Philosophical Resources, students will be able to:

  • Analyze and evaluate primary texts in philosophy
  • Identify, evaluate, and formulate philosophical arguments
  • Exhibit familiarity with major texts, themes and authors in the history of philosophy
  • Engage in philosophical conversations and recognize philosophical ideas in those conversations
  • Personally consider the philosophical ideas studied in the program leading to a balanced, comprehensive, integrated and coherent synthesis of them