Barry Vaughan, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - Philosophy and Religious Studies

Philosophy & Religious Studies

Office: BP 43A - Room: 43

480-461-7620

480-461-7620 (alt)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM2:00 PM - 3:00 PM2:00 PM - 3:00 PM2:00 PM - 3:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Classes Taught

Summer 2020

PHI103 Introduction to Logic 3 Credits
Informal logic, logical fallacies, elementary symbolic logic, analysis of argument forms, and construction of proofs for validity.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
18399
Dobson Campus
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Open

15 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 18399 Students may contact instructor at: barry.vaughan@mesacc.edu

Fall 2020

PHI101 Introduction to Philosophy 3 Credits
General consideration of human nature and the nature of the universe. Knowledge, perception, freedom and determinism, and the existence of God. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34586
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWeFr
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

27 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

34587
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Open

27 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

35846
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
4:25 PM - 5:40 PM

Open

27 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

34588
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

23 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

34589
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Open

27 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

PHI103 Introduction to Logic 3 Credits
Informal logic, logical fallacies, elementary symbolic logic, analysis of argument forms, and construction of proofs for validity.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34600
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

22 of 25
Seats Available

PHI105 Introduction to Ethics 3 Credits
A survey of ethical theory in Western Philosophy, including the major normative theories and selected metaethical theories. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34591
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWeFr
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

21 of 30
Seats Available

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