The study of philosophy encourages students to think deeply and critically about reality, our relationship to the world, reasoning, and values. The Philosophy of Art Minor combines a focus on fundamental philosophical questions about a range of arts with the flexibility to pursue your personal philosophical interests.
What You'll Study
Learn to think critically about philosophical issues in the arts
Faculty bring a wide variety of perspectives to the field.
The Philosophy faculty have a wide variety of interests, including metaphysics, epistemology, theoretical and applied ethics, aesthetics, the history of philosophy, and public philosophy (e.g., philosophy for children).
Explore your interests through research, internships, and more.
When You Graduate
Philosophy prepares you for a good life – in every respect
Philosophy builds skills in critical thinking, comprehension, problem solving, and oral and written communication that are essential for any career, and also enables you to critically consider the values that will guide you through life.
The critical thinking skills gained through the study of philosophy are valuable for any industry, and positions held by Trinity alumni are diverse and wide-ranging.
- Information Science
- Policy and Law
- Social Work
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