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Philosophy BA/Law JD - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 15.09 PHILOSOPHY, CIP: 38.0101 Philosophy)

Department of Philosophy

135 Park Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Professor Neil E. Williams
Chair

School of Law

School of Law
Office of Admissions
309 O’Brian Hall

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
PHI 101LEC Intro to Philosophy M 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PHI - Ethics M 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy I SLI1 4
Pathway P 3
Diversity in the United States E*/DIV 3
Total Credits: 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
PHI - Logic M 3
Scientific Literacy II SLI2 3
Pathway P 3
PHI - 200+ level Elective M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PHI - History I (300 level) M 3
Pathway (upper division) P 3
PHI - 300+ level Elective M 3
Pathway (upper division) P 3
Liberal Arts Upper Division Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PHI - 300+ level Elective M 3
PHI - 300+ level Elective M 3
PHI - 300+ level Elective M 3
Liberal Arts Upper Division Elective E* 3
Liberal Arts Upper Division Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PHI - History II (300 level) M 3
PHI 301SEM Writing Philosophy CL2 3
PHI 300+ level Elective M 3
Liberal Arts Upper Division Elective E* 3
Liberal Arts Upper Division Elective E* 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW 515LEC Legal Analys, Writing & Res I M 4
LAW 501LEC Civil Procedure M 4
LAW 509LEC Torts M 4
LAW 507LEC Property M 4
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW 505LEC Criminal Law M 4
LAW 503LEC Contracts M 4
LAW 511LEC Constitutional Law 1 M 4
LAW 516LEC Legal Analys, Writing & Res II M 3
Total Credits: 15

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW 564LEC Legal Ethics and Pro Respon M 3
LAW Experiential Elective M 6
LAW Seminar Elective M 3
LAW Research Writing Elective M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW Free Electives M 15
Total Credits: 15

Sixth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW Free Electives M 15
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LAW Free Electives M 14
Total Credits: 14
Total Credits Required for Degree:
181
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum).

* Some electives may need to be completed at the upper-division (at least 300-level and above) to fulfill the upper division requirement for baccalaureate degree.
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Jun 29, 2022 13:27:05