Philosophy at College of San Mateo - PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy
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Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of philosophical methods.
  • Use philosophical methods, assumptions and principles to analyze philosophical ideas and positions.
  • Demonstrate an ability to articulate ideas about philosophical issues.
  • Identify, explicate and evaluate complex arguments.
  • Analyze a philosophical position in terms of different cultural/social perspectives.
  • Evaluate philosophical arguments, methods, assumptions, and principles for consistency, relevance, and truth.