Taught course

Philosophy

Institution
Durham University · Department of Philosophy
Qualifications
GDip

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this programme have been designed to encourage applications from as wide a range of interested and able people as possible, including mature students, who may have been away from university for a long time, and international students. As an applicant for our Graduate Diploma, you will usually have achieved a 2.1 or equivalent in a previous degree but this is not a strict requirement and decisions are made on a case by case basis.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Graduate Diploma in Philosophy is a one-year conversion course (two years part-time), designed for those who already have a degree and wish to pursue an interest in philosophy. No formal training in philosophy is required. The programme provides an ideal learning environment if you are interested in progressing to an MA in Philosophy, or simply want the opportunity to learn about philosophy.

Information for international students

Please check the English language requirements for your subject and level of study.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

GDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Philosophy
Email
philosophy.pgsec@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0)191 334 6553