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PLSC 280 –  Intro to Political Philosophy (CRN: 42959) at  Skyline College for Spring 2021

Skyline College Website Converted Course Virtual with Scheduled Meetings

This course was originally offered in-person but due to COVID-19 is now virtual with scheduled meetings.
PLSC 280 INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
An introduction to political philosophy. Readings and critical discussion of political philosophies (such as liberalism, conservatism, communitarianism, libertarianism, socialism, feminism, etc.) through readings by influential thinkers (such as Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Kant, Mill, Marx, Rawls, and contemporary writers). Topics include theories of human nature, conceptions of justice, the relationship between the individual and the state, the distribution of wealth and power, the significance of ideology, and the role of markets. Also listed as PHIL 280. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2, D3).


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Number of Units: 3


Section
YAH - Online
Meeting Date: 01/20-05/21
Meeting Time: 10:10am-11:00am
Days: M, W, F
Building:  Virtual Room:  Remote
Instructor: Jeffrey Diamond
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class February 1, 2021
Last day to drop with a section refund February 1, 2021
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript February 7, 2021
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option May 21, 2021
Last day to withdraw with an EW May 21, 2021
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