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Philosophy

Lancaster University

12 months
Duration
19940 GBP/year
9440 GBP/year
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About

Philosophy degree offered at Lancaster University allows you to pursue and develop your interests across the whole range of philosophy. 

Overview

Key facts

Philosophy degree offered at Lancaster University builds on a core module, which introduces you to central disciplinary skills and knowledge, with choice from a wide range of optional modules in the various sub-disciplines.

Your modules will be taught in groups, or by one-to-one supervision. The programme culminates in the writing of a dissertation in a subject area of your own choosing.

The advanced research skills, developed through the programme, can be relevant to a range of professions. Equally, if you intend to go on to a PhD, this programme provides an opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the two disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

    • Theory and Methods in Postgraduate Studies

    • What is Philosophy? Methods, Aims, Debates

    • Doing Contemporary Philosophy

    • Paternalism, autonomy and consent

    • Seminar in Moral, Political, and Social Philosophy

    • Philosophy of mental disorder

    • Independent Study Module

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most courses do not have a deadline for application, we recommend that you apply as early as possible as some courses do fill up and close applications early.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant background.
  • We may ask you to provide a recognised English language qualification, dependent upon your nationality and where you have studied previously.
  • If your score is below our requirements, you may be eligible for one of our pre-sessional English language programmes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19940 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19940 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9440 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part Time (per year)

  • UK: £4,720
  • Overseas: £9,970

Funding

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