FIRST YEAR

SEMESTER ONE

Code

Title

Credit Hours

CMJ 1100

Communication Skills

3

ZOO 1100

HIV & Aids & Lifestyle Diseases

3

SAS 1103

The Art of Writing

3

PHL 1103

History of Philosophy (Ancient Period)

3

PHL 1104

Introduction to Logic

3

PHL1105

Introduction to Ethics

3

PHL 1106

Introduction to Philosophy

3

Credit Hours

 

21

    

SECOND SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

COM 1200

Computer & Information Literacy

3

MAT 1200

Quantitative Skills

3

SAS 1204

Deviation and Rehabilitation

3

HIS 1207

Introduction to World Civilization

3

PHL 1207

Philosophy and Religious Studies

3

PHL 1208

History of Philosophy (Medieval Era)

3

PHL 1209

Philosophy, Law and Society

3

Credit Hours

 

              21

SECOND YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

ENS 2100

Environmental Skills

3

PHL 2100

Philosophy & Critical Thinking

3

SAS 2105

Principles of Communication

3

PHL 2110

Introduction to Political Philosophy

3

PHL 2111

Philosophy, Gender and Human Rights

3

PHL 2112

History of Philosophy (Modern Era)

3

PHL2113

Metaphysics

3

PHL2114

Logic II

3

PHL2115

Philosophy of Human Nature

3

Credit Hours

 

24

SECOND SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

SAS 2206

Ethnicity, Peace Relations and Nation-Building in Kenya   

3

REL 2205

Religion and Society

3

PHL 2216

Philosophy and Good Governance

3

PHL2217

Political Philosophy in Africa

3

PHL2218

History of Philosophy (Contemporary Era)    

3

PHL2229

Philosophy and Development of Society

3

PHL2220

Ethics, National Values and Integrity

3

Credit Hours

 

21

THIRD YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

SAS 3107

Contemporary Gender Issues

3

REL 3105

Religion and Science

3

PHL 3121

Research Methodology in Philosophy

3

PHL3122

African Social Philosophy

3

PHL3123

Field Course

3

PHL3124

Philosophy and Education

3

PHL 3125

Epistemology

3

PHL3126

Faith and Reason       

3

PHL3127

Philosophy of History

3

Credit Hours

 

21

SECOND SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

BBM 3200

Entrepreneurial & Work Skills

3

SAS 3208

Communication and Culture

3

PHL 3228

African Philosophy

3

PHL 3229

Moral Philosophy

3

PHL 3230

African Renaissance

3

PHL 3231

Philosophy of Language

3

PHL 3232

Environmental Philosophy and Ethics

3

PHL 3233

Realism

3

PHL 3234

Philosophy of Arts (Aesthetics)

3

 Credit Hours

 

21

FOURTH YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER 

Code

Title

Credit Hours

SAS 4109

English for Specific Purposes

3

PHL 4135

Issues in Social Ethics

3

PHL4136

Philosophy, Science and Culture

3

PHL4137

Field Attachment & Project

6

PHL4138

Philosophy of Religion

3

PHL4139

Philosophy of Science

3

PHL4140

Philosophy and African Traditional Religion

3

PHL4141

Pragmatism

3

PHL4142

Philosophy of Natural Science

3

PHL4143

African Aesthetics

3               

Credit Hours

 

24                                                          

SECOND SEMESTER

Code

Title

Credit Hours

SAS 4210

Disaster & Conflict Management

3

PHL 4244

Research Paper

3

PHL 4245

Topics in African Philosophy

3

PHL 4246

Topics in Moral Philosophy

3

PHL 4247

Medical Ethics

3

PHL 4248

Business Ethics

3

PHL 4249

Philosophy of Social Science

3

PHL 4250

Applied Ethics and Philosophy of Biological Sciences    

3

PHL 4251

Phenomenology

3

Credit Hours

 

21

NOTE:Each course takes 3 credit hours (a maximum of 45 hours, translating to 15 weeks, where 13 weeks are dedicated to teaching and 2 weeks to examinations).

2.11 Total Credit Hours

The total credit hours are 174, which is within the range of 168-192 as stipulated by Commission for University Education Curriculum Standards.

2.12 Duration and Structureof the Programme

The programme is offered in full-time and extends for 4 academic years or its equivalent. The programme runs for 8 academic semesters:

Year

1

2

3

4

Total

Semester

1

II

1

II

1

II

1

II

 

University Common Course

2

2

2

0

0

1

0

0

7

School Common Course

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

8

Programme Common Course

4

4

4

5

5

4

6

5

37

Electives

0

0

1

0

1

1

1

1

6

Total

7

7

8

7

7

7

7

7

174 

 

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