Taught course

Philosophy of Science

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Philosophy, Religion and the History of Science
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2.1 honours degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course provides you with the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of contemporary philosophy of science. You will gain an in-depth understanding of major philosophical themes in modern science, while developing analytical skills in relation to philosophical research. The course will examine current debates in philosophy of science and enable you to locate your own position. Core modules cover both classic and current key themes in philosophy of science, and you pick a further three modules from a very broad selection of options. You also write a research dissertation on a topic of your choice.

Information for international students

The University of Leeds welcomes international students. English language is required (eg. IELTS). Accommodation is guaranteed for all new international students paying fees at non-EU rate. For details please refer to relevant course website.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125022/postgraduate/1985/scholarships_and_finance/4
International students
http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125022/postgraduate/1985/scholarships_and_finance/4

There are a number of scholarships available to both UK/EU and international students. For further information please click here.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
prhs_pgenquiries@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 3263