You’ll need a first-class or 2:1 honours degree.
Months of entry
This general course explores key ideas in philosophy. You’ll develop your philosophical knowledge and understanding to a higher level. Our MA is designed to prepare students who wish to continue to a PhD as many do.
We also welcome anyone who just wants to learn more about philosophy, even if your first degree is in another subject.
Other modules include
Research seminars in:
- Political Philosophy
- History of Philosophy
- Morals and Other Values
- Mind and Language
- Metaphysics and Epistemology
- Cognitive Studies
In addition, a range of lecture-based modules.
Teaching and assessment
You’ll learn through lectures, seminars and tutorials. You’ll write a long essay for each module and a dissertation.
If you’re going on to a PhD you may choose to write a PhD proposal.
- 1 year full-time
- 2 years part-time
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Joanne Renshaw
- +44 (0)114 222 0587