Philosophy (Part-time) at Birkbeck, University of London provides you with the chance to engage in seminar discussions with your fellow students and the opportunity to study with leading philosophers in their fields.
You will study the central philosophical questions - in metaphysics, ethics, political philosophy and the theory of knowledge - and have the opportunity to delve deeper into more specific philosophical topics, based on your own interests. You will also develop your ability to write clearly, think critically and argue philosophically about some of the deepest questions in the Western philosophical tradition.
Careers and Employability
Graduates go in to careers in management, politics, recruitment and journalism. Possible professions include further/higher education lecturer, secondary school teacher, or Civil Service fast streamer. This degree can also be useful in becoming a local government officer, marketing executive, or recruitment consultant.
- Ancient and Medieval Philosophy
- Aristotle's Biology
- Art and Value
- Berkeley and Leibniz
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you time to complete the admissions process.
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies History Philosophy & Ethics View 642 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
At least a second-class honours degree (2:2), or equivalent, not necessarily in philosophy.
- On your application form, please list all your relevant qualifications and experience, including those you expect to achieve.
- Your personal details
- Your qualifications
- Your work experience
- Your personal statement
- Statistical information
- English proficiency
The application form
International5460 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5460 GBP per year during 12 months.
National3010 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3010 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for London
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.