PHIL 429

Advanced Studies in Scottish Philosophy

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Investigation of the concepts, arguments and theories advanced by such central figures as David Hume and his contemporary Thomas Reid. Topics may include knowledge, probability, causation, skepticism, certainty, reason, universals, free will, language and communication, justice and morals.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PHIL 429, PHIL 490 (if taken in the same topic).


Undergraduate course in Philosophy offered by the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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