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Politics, Philosophy and Religion

Lancaster University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
18800 GBP/year
8920 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Politics, Philosophy and Religion degree offered at Lancaster University is designed to allow you to undertake sustained and focused study across the disciplines of Politics, Philosophy and Religion. It particularly encourages you to explore the interface between these related areas, and allows for the selection of optional modules across the whole Department. 

Overview

Course Overview

In addition to core and optional modules, a dissertation gives you the opportunity to undertake an extended project which focuses upon one or a number of dimensions relating to the interface of politics, philosophy and religion. 

Politics, Philosophy and Religion degree offered at Lancaster University prepares you for a range of careers from working in non-governmental organisations, business, government, to think tanks. It also provides a firm foundation for those looking to pursue academic careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Methods in Postgraduate Studies
  • Studying Religion
  • Dissertation (Standard)
  • What is Philosophy? Methods, Aims, Debates
  • Public Policy
  • Paternalism, autonomy and consent
  • Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts
  • Religion and Psychoanalytic Thought
  • Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate Degree: 2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant background.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8920 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8920 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part Time (per year)

  • UK/EU: 4,460
  • Overseas: £9,400

Funding

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Politics, Philosophy and Religion
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