Loyola University Maryland

Philosophy Department

Learning Aims

Students majoring in philosophy will demonstrate mastery in the following areas:

  • Philosophy students will become meaningfully conversant with a range of primary texts by prominent philosophers.

  • Philosophy students will come to possess an understanding of the historical development and diversity of philosophical inquiry.

  • Philosophy students will learn to identify, construct, and critically evaluate philosophical arguments and discourse.

Graham McAleer
Faculty

Graham McAleer, Ph.D.

Known for his striped socks and Scottish accent, this professor has an undeniable gift for making students passionate about philosophy

Philosophy