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Philosophy of Education

University College London (UCL)

12 months
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23300 GBP/year
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This MA Philosophy of Education programme offered at the University College London (UCL) is unique in the UK. It is based in a major centre for philosophy of education and aims to give students a comprehensive grounding in the subject.

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Overview

This Philosophy of Education programme at the University College London (UCL) enables students to explore further the relevance of ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of mind and epistemology to contemporary educational issues and to bring philosophical thinking to bear on their own educational concerns including professional practice. 

Students will gain a grounding in philosophical approaches, becoming part of a lively community of Masters and doctoral students from a wide range of backgrounds.

Careers

Graduates of this programme are currently working across a broad range of areas. Some are working as teachers and senior school leaders, while others have jobs as university lecturers and researchers. 

Graduates can also be found working as staff in policy think tanks and as youth workers or in adult and informal education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Education: Values, Aims and Society
  • What is Education?
  • Philosophy of Education: Knowledge, Mind and Understanding
  • Further optional modules include:
  • Theoretical Foundations of Educational Ideas
  • Understanding Education Research
  • Rights and Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard from a recognised higher education institution.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • UK: £5,250
  • International: £11,650

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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