Please note:  Philosophy and Religion Modules are being withdrawn.

That effective September 1, 2018, admission to the Honors Specialization in Philosophy and Religion and the Major in Philosophy and Religion be discontinued at King’s University College, and

The students enrolled in the modules prior to September 1, 2018 be permitted to continue with the understanding that they must complete the requirements prior to September 2021, and,

That effective September 2021, the module be withdrawn and all registration discontinued.  

The HSP and Major in Continental Philosophy are to be renamed “HSP and Major in Social and Political Thought”

Effective September 1, 2018, the Honors Specialization in Continental Philosophy was renamed to the Honors Specialization in Social and Political Thought.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. Philosophy 1120F/G or any other first-year Philosophy course is recommended.

Module

9.0 courses:

3.0 courses: Philosophy 2206W/X, Philosophy 2208E, Philosophy 2080.
1.0 courses from: Political Science 2237E, Sociology 2240E, Sociology 2270A/B, Sociology 2271A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2301A/B or Social Justice and Peace Studies 2304F/G. 
1.0 additional course at the 2200-level or above that contains Social Political Thought content and is approved by the department.
1.5 courses from: Philosophy 3560F/G, Philosophy 3561F/G, Philosophy 3562F/G, Philosophy 3885F/G, Philosophy 3886F/G, Philosophy 4094F/G.
1.5 courses from: Philosophy 3070F/G, Philosophy 4060F/G, 3000 or 4000-level King’s Philosophy courses relevant to Social Political Thought approved by the department: see list on Department website.
1.0 course from: Political Science 3301F/G, Political Science 3319F/G ,Political Science 4438F/G, Political Science 4439F/G, Political Science 3311F/G, Political Science 3312F/G, Political Science 4407F/G, Political Science 4422F/G, Political Science 4432F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3380F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3382F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3451F/G.

Effective September 1, 2018, the Major in Continental Philosophy was renamed to the Major in Social and Political Thought.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements.  1.0 course from Philosophy 1120F/G or any first-year philosophy course is recommended.

Module

6.0 courses:

2.0 courses: Philosophy 2206W/X, Philosophy 2208E.
1.0 course from: Political Science 2237E, Sociology 2240E, Sociology 2270A/B, Sociology 2271A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2304F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2301A/B, Philosophy 2080.
0.5 course from: any 2200 or above course containing a Social Political Thought content that is approved by the department.
1.5 courses from: Philosophy 3560F/G, Philosophy 3561F/G, Philosophy 3562F/G, Philosophy 3885F/G, Philosophy 3886F/G, Philosophy 4094F/G.
0.5 course from: Political Science 3301F/G, Political Science 3319F/G, Political Science 4438F/G, Political Science 4439F/G, Political Science 3311F/G, Political Science 3312F/G, Political Science 4407F/G, Political Science 4422F/G, Political Science 4432F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3380F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3382F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3451F/G.
0.5 course from: Philosophy 3070F/G, Philosophy 4060F/G, a 3000 or 4000 King’s Philosophy course relevant to Social Political Thought approved by the department: see list on Department website.

Note: Students taking a double Major and thinking of applying to graduate school in Philosophy are strongly advised to take Philosophy 2254A/B: Introduction to Logic.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements. 

Module

4.0 courses:

2.0 courses: Philosophy 2208E, Philosophy 2206W/X.
2.0 courses from the following or courses approved by the department: Political Science 2237E, Sociology 2240E, Sociology 2270A/B, Sociology 2271A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2304F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2301B, Philosophy 2080.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. 1.0 course from Philosophy 1100E, 1150E, 1300E, 1360E, 1901E, 1361E, 1362E or 1363 is recommended.

Module

10.0 courses:

3.0 courses normally taken in second year: Philosophy 2205W/X, 2206W/X, 2500F/G,2700F/G.
2.0 courses: Philosophy 2254A/B, 2660E, 2601F/G.
1.0 course: Religious Studies 2203F/G, 2218F/G.
3.0 courses from: Philosophy 3013E, 3070F/G, 3071F/G, 3072F/G, 3670F/G, 3671F/G,3672F/G, 3691F/G, 3692F/G, 4571F/G, 4671F/G, 4672F/G, 4673F/G, 4674F/G,4675F/G, 4676F/G.
1.0 additional course in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. 1.0 course from Philosophy 1100E, 1150E, 1300E, 1360E, 1901E, 1361E, 1362E or 1363 is recommended.

Module

6.0 courses:

3.0 courses normally taken in second year: Philosophy 2205W/X, 2206W/X, 2500F/G,2700F/G.
1.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 2200 level or above.
2.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. 1.0 course from Philosophy 1100E, 1150E, 1300E, 1360E, 1901E, 1361E, 1362E or 1363 is recommended.

Module

7.0 courses:

3.0 courses normally taken in second year: Philosophy 2205W/X, 2206W/X, 2500F/G, 2700F/G.
2.5 courses: Philosophy 2601F/G, 2660E; Religious Studies 2203F/G, 2218F/G.
1.5 courses from: Philosophy 3013E, 3070F/G, 3071F/G, 3072F/G, 3670F/G, 3671F/G, 3672F/G, 3691F/G, 3692F/G, 4571F/G, 4671F/G, 4672F/G, 4673F/G, 4674F/G, 4675F/G, 4676F/G.

Note: Students taking a double Major and thinking of applying to graduate school in Philosophy are strongly advised to take Philosophy 2254A/B.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. 1.0 course from Philosophy 1100E, 1150E, 1300E, 1360E, 1901E, 1361E, 1362E or 1363 is recommended.

Note: Students taking a double Major and thinking of applying to graduate school are strongly advised to take Philosophy 2254A/B: Introduction to Logic

Module

9.0 courses:

3.0 courses normally taken in second year: Philosophy 2205W/X, 2206W/X, 2500F/G, 2700F/G.
4.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 2200 level or above.
2.0 additional courses in Philosophy at the 3000 level or above.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements.

Module

4.0 courses:

2.0 courses in Philosophy at the 2000 level or above.
2.0 courses in Philosophy at the 2200 level or above.

Note: Programs may change from year to year.