PHIL 251

Knowledge, Certainty and Skepticism

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0 or 2-0-1

An introduction to central concepts, issues and theories in epistemology (the theory of knowledge). Topics will be drawn from the following list: knowledge; skepticism; evidence; rational belief; doubt; justification; certainty.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PHIL 251, PHIL 250.

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

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

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

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