Philosophy at UVic
My philosophy degree - perhaps not surprisingly - did not land me a job as CEO of a multi-national philosophy company. But it did introduce me to the world of ideas, teach me skills of disciplined analysis and judgment, and how to engage with and learn from the wisdom of others.
Jamie Cassels, QC. University of Victoria President
We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in philosophy, as well as many courses open to a variety of students. While you're here, you might also want to check out our faculty, come to one of our events, or just learn more about where philosophy can take you..
Title: Knowledge in a Statistical World Speaker: Conor Mayo-Wilson (University of Washington) Friday, Nov 21st at 2:30pm in CLE A203
Title: When Books Were Burned: Medieval Condemnations and Intellectual Freedom Dr. Margaret Cameron, Philosophy, UVic Saturday, Jan 31st at 10:00am
Here is our line-up of speakers so far for the fall: Victoria Colloquium in Political, Social, and Legal Theory 28 November - Charles Taylor (McGill)
Colin Macleod's new edited volume, The Nature of Children's Well-Being, has just come out. Dr. Macleod's essay in this book is called "Agency, Authority and the Vulnerability of Children."