Taught course

History of Philosophy

Institution
King's College London · Department of Philosophy
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 (or equivalent) undergraduate degree, in which philosophy will normally have been a major component.

Months of entry

September

Course content

You will specialise in at least three areas, to be chosen from the lists below (no more than one of these should have been previously taken at BA level). You will also attend a weekly research methods seminar, and will normally complete a course in a relevant language, such as Latin or Greek, Arabic or Sanskrit, French or German. In addition, over the summer, you will write a dissertation on a topic in the history of philosophy.

Information for international students

For those students whose first language is not English, please view our English language requirements: www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/apply/lang.html

Fees and funding

British and EU residents can apply for AHRC studentships. Some Graduate School and School of Arts & Humanities studentships and bursaries are also available. Departmental scholarships: Sorabji Graduate Bursary Fund (maximum £2,000, open to all students); Susan Stebbing Graduate Award (maximum £2,000, open to female students only).

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
artshums-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 2765 / 2232
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200