Taught course

Politics and Philosophy

Institution
Lancaster University · Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant background.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This interdisciplinary programme is designed to allow you to undertake sustained and focused study in the disciplines of politics and philosophy. With a number of staff working across Philosophy and Politics, on matters of political philosophy, our programme provides you with a variety of approaches to the study of both Philosophy and Politics

You will take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay. The programme culminates in the writing of a 20,000-word dissertation in a subject area of your own choosing.

The programme prepares you for a range of careers from business, to politics, and to non-governmental organisations. It also provides a firm foundation for those looking to pursue academic careers.

Information for international students

Overall score of at least 6.5, with no individual element below 5.5.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
PPR Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
pprpg@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1524 594262