The Dennes Room

Philosophy 12A

Spring 2006

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
12A Introduction to Logic Warren MWF 1-2 2040 Valley

This course is intended to introduce the student to the concepts and principles of deductive logic: symbolizing English language sentences and arguments in terms of formalized languages; validity, implication, and equivalence in truth-functional and quantificational logic; systems of deduction, and their soundness and completeness. In addition to the three lectures, each student will attend two sections per week.

Requirements: Lecture and section attendance, weekly problem sets, several in-section quizzes, a midterm and a final.

Text: Warren Goldfarb’s Deductive Logic , Hackett, 2003.

Previously taught: FL05, SU05D, SP05, FL04, SU04D, SU04A, SP04, FL03.