Taught course

Philosophy

Institution
University College Cork · Department of Philosophy
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Candidates will normally hold at least a Second Class Honours/Grade I primary degree (or equivalent) in philosophy. Students with degrees in cognate areas (such as social sciences, psychology, etc.) may be considered. Applicants who are not fully qualified may need to take a MA Qualifying Degree or Higher Diploma in Arts .

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA Philosophy helps students to advance their general philosophical education while at the same time giving them the opportunity to pursue their own philosophical interest.

Students choose two MA modules from a range of options, which are taught during October-December. They prepare a directed literature review, in preparation for their minor dissertation, in January-March. Finally, they write a minor dissertation on a subject of their choice during the period May-September.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr. Julia Jansen
Email
j.jansen@ucc.ie