Course Info

DC 227: Film Philosophy

An introduction to philosophy, using film as a lens through which philosophical ideas are examined. In discussion and writing, students analyze narrative or documentary films (classic or contemporary) on enduring philosophical questions such as: what is truth; what is right; or what is the meaning of life.

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20708
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 21027
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eric Marsh | View syllabus
Section: 510
Class number: 25595
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 511
Class number: 25644
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Eric Marsh | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 20709
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 802
Class number: 20791
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25662
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Dec Intersession 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 26232
Meeting time: TuWTh 1:00PM - 4:45PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 26233
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 401
Class number: 12434
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 12435
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 403
Class number: 12763
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 410
Class number: 12479
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 411
Class number: 12754
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 412
Class number: 12764
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 42028
Meeting time: TuTh 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 42029
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2016-2017

Section: 220
Class number: 41845
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 301
Class number: 33483
Meeting time: Tu 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 310
Class number: 33484
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 601
Class number: 33485
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Craig Erpelding
Section: 610
Class number: 33486
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Craig Erpelding
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 33487
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 33488
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 910
Class number: 33489
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 911
Class number: 34045
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek

Dec Intersession 2016-2017

Section: 201
Class number: 22645
Meeting time: TuWTh 1:00PM - 4:45PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 22646
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22102
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 22596
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 22354
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 511
Class number: 22597
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 22103
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 802
Class number: 22210
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 22693
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
CLOSED

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 401
Class number: 32986
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 32988
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 403
Class number: 33692
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 410
Class number: 33080
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 411
Class number: 33662
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 412
Class number: 33694
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek

Summer II 2015-2016

Section: 520
Class number: 40871
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 42193
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 40811
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 301
Class number: 32771
Meeting time: Tu 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Eric Marsh | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 310
Class number: 32772
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Eric Marsh | View syllabus
Section: 601
Class number: 32773
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 610
Class number: 32774
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 901
Class number: 32775
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 902
Class number: 32776
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 910
Class number: 32777
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 911
Class number: 37260
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek

Dec Intersession 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 26889
Meeting time: TuWTh 1:00PM - 4:45PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 26890
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22616
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 26681
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 510
Class number: 22904
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 511
Class number: 26682
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 22617
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Josh Wolff | View syllabus
Section: 802
Class number: 22736
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 27308
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 401
Class number: 11486
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 11487
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Section: 403
Class number: 11907
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 410
Class number: 11540
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 411
Class number: 11888
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 412
Class number: 11908
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
CLOSED

Summer II 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 40951
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 40952
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2014-2015

Section: 220
Class number: 40874
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 301
Class number: 30256
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 310
Class number: 30257
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 601
Class number: 30258
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 30588
Meeting time: M 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 610
Class number: 30259
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 611
Class number: 30478
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 30260
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 30261
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 910
Class number: 30262
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 20371
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 20729
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 20373
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 802
Class number: 20503
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 401
Class number: 10349
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 10350
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 17365
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 410
Class number: 10417
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 411
Class number: 17282
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 412
Class number: 17366
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2013-2014

Section: 520
Class number: 42217
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2013-2014

Section: 201
Class number: 40956
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Matthew Irvine
Section: 210
Class number: 40957
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Matthew Irvine

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 301
Class number: 30299
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 310
Class number: 30300
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 30301
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 30746
Meeting time: M 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Alaric Rocha
CLOSED
Section: 610
Class number: 30302
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Alaric Rocha
CLOSED
Section: 611
Class number: 30579
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 30303
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 30304
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Syrek
Section: 910
Class number: 30305
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 20458
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 27484
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 520
Class number: 20459
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 20460
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 802
Class number: 20634
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
CLOSED

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 401
Class number: 11318
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Virginia Keller
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 11319
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 410
Class number: 11417
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Virginia Keller

Summer II 2012-2013

Section: 520
Class number: 41256
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2012-2013

Section: 201
Class number: 41235
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Matthew Irvine
Section: 210
Class number: 41236
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Matthew Irvine

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 301
Class number: 35194
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 310
Class number: 35195
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 35196
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Craig Erpelding
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 36936
Meeting time: M 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Virginia Keller
Section: 610
Class number: 35197
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Virginia Keller
CLOSED
Section: 611
Class number: 35797
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Craig Erpelding
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 35198
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Lehr Beidelschies
Section: 902
Class number: 35199
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Virginia Keller
CLOSED
Section: 910
Class number: 35200
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lehr Beidelschies