Taught course

Philosophy (MA)

Institution
Lancaster University · Philosophy
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme allows you to pursue and develop your interests across the discipline of philosophy. It builds on a core module, which introduces you to central disciplinary skills and knowledge, with choice from a range of optional modules in the various sub-disciplines.

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 that has been agreed in partnership with an academic supervisor.

Information for international students

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

We consider tests from other providers, which can be found on our English language requirements page.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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