Study ideas of knowledge, truth, the meaning of life.
Explore and evaluate important ideas that influence politics, morality, science, education, religion, business, law, your community and yourself.
The program in Philosophy offers a solid foundation in philosophy and ethics. Students are trained to debate and evaluate ideas that influence law, business, politics, religion, morality, science and education.
Topics may include biotechnology and artificial life, creationism versus evolutionary theory, environmental ethics, ethical issues in sport, business ethics, technology and its impact, database security and privacy of information, freedom, and responsibility.
The program is offered jointly by Laurentian University and the University of Sudbury. The Ontario Ministry of Education recognizes philosophy as a teachable subject.
Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to:
- Social work
- Human resources
Many of these careers can be found in the public and private sector.