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Postgraduate Certificate Blended

Philosophy and Ethics

Harvard University

18 months
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7733 USD/year
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Explore questions of human existence and knowledge, truth, ethics, and the nature and meaning of life through some of history’s greatest thinkers with this liberal arts graduate certificate in Philosophy and Ethics from Harvard University

Overview

Harvard University offers a Graduate Certificate in Philosophy and Ethics.

Through this liberal arts graduate certificate, you will challenge your own point of view and gain a deeper understanding of philosophy and ethics through relevant works in the arts, sciences, and culture across historical eras.

Explore questions of human existence and knowledge, truth, ethics, and the nature and meaning of life through some of history’s greatest thinkers.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Enhanced ability to formulate and ask questions, engage in constructive conversation, and develop arguments.
  • Understanding of the inquiries that occur in ethical debate, research, academic writing, and thinking.
  • Knowledge of philosophical ideas and application to real-life issues, such as medical ethics, the environment, and science

Earning the certificate

To meet the requirements for the certificate, you must:

  • Complete four certificate courses for graduate credit.
  • Earn at least a B grade in each course.
  • Complete the courses within three years.

Programme Structure

The liberal arts graduate in Philosophy and Ethics certificate requires four courses.

Courses Include:
  • Power and Responsibility: Doing Philosophy with Superheroes
  • Utopia and Dystopia in Fiction and Philosophy
  •  Metaphysics
  • Existentialism: Existence and Anxiety
  •  Ethics
  • Philosophical Foundations for Economic Justice
  • Economic Justice
  • Life, Desire, and Thought

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

No application is required. You simply register for graduate courses during our fall, spring, or summer registration periods.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11600 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    7733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11600 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
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Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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