PHILO 030 - Introductory Logic - Units 3

This course is designed to introduce methods for recognizing, constructing, and evaluating arguments. The concepts of induction, deduction, validity, soundness, strength, and cogency are explored in detail. There is a survey of informal fallacies as well as an introduction to the methodology associated with symbolic logic, natural deduction, and the calculation of probabilities. (UC, CSU)