- General Overview of Philosophy
- General Overview of Logic
- Listen to the Podcast (
*What is Logic?*“In Our Time,” BBC Podcast)

- Listen to the Podcast (
- Introduction to Arguments
- Evaluation of Induction and Deduction

- Categorical Propositions (slide show PDF)
- Venn Diagrams (slide show PDF)
- The Square of Opposition and Immediate Inference (slide show PDF)
- Translating Ordinary Statements into Categorical Form

- Categorical Syllogisms (slide show PDF)
- Venn Diagram Categorical Syllogism Worksheet

- Rules of Implication (
*common valid argument forms*)- - Rules of Implication (part 1)
- - Rules of Implication (part 2)

- Rules of Replacement (
*equivalent propositional forms*)- - Replacement Rules (part 1)
- - Replacement Rules (part 2)

### Unit Six - Introduction to Induction

- Language and Meaning in Informal Logic
- The Role of Definition in Informal Logic
- Analogical Arguments
- Induction and Scientific Reasoning
- Informal Fallacies

## Writing Assignments:

- How to Write a Philosophical Essay (
*A rediculously brief overview*)

Sample Paper (feel free to use this paper as a guide to writing your own paper)

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