In the Philosophy course offered by the University of Essex you study modules of your choice, develop your research, writing, and employability skills through an intensive Writing Workshop, and prepare an MA dissertation in your chosen area of research.
Many of our philosophy graduates embark on doctoral study after finishing their MA. We offer supervision for PhDs in a range of fields including:
- Continental philosophy
- Critical Social Theory
- History of philosophy
- Applied ethics
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- Heritage and Human Rights
- Global Challenges in Interdisciplinary Perspective: Water Conflicts, Water Cultures
- Reading Freud
- Psychoanalysis: Controversies and Contexts
- Kant's Revolution in Philosophy
- Environmental Philosophy
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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- A Degree with an overall 2.2 in Philosophy or a related subject such as: Archaeology, Anthropology, Art History, History, Law, Literature, Politics, Sociology or foreign languages with literature components.
- Your degree should contain modules in philosophy
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International19740 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19740 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9200 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9200 GBP per year during 12 months.
- Home/UK fee: £4,600
- International fee: £9,870
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.