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MA in Philosophy Open University

UK

Course info

Summary

Studying this MA in Philosophy will hone your ability to think clearly and logically, and develop your writing, research and analytical skills. You'll study texts from different periods and philosophical perspectives, including works by Plato, Friedrich Nietzsche, Michel Foucault and Hannah Arendt; and you'll investigate contemporary debates on environmental aesthetics, consciousness, global justice, emotion, and morality in politics. Finally, you'll undertake a substantial piece of independent research, writing a dissertation on a topic of your choice.

Key features of the course

  • Combines an in-depth study of philosophical texts and debates with a broad and diverse range of topics
  • Examines texts by philosophers working at different times and from different perspectives
  • Explores a variety of contemporary philosophical debates
  • Develops valuable transferable skills that are highly prized in the workplace, including communication, problem-solving and self-management
  • Provides excellent preparation for further study or research at doctoral level.

Career relevance

This qualification will provide you with a respected qualification and valuable transferable skills such as critical thinking, research skills, time management, and problem-solving that are in demand in many areas of business, government and the media. If you are considering an academic career, the MA in Philosophy is ideal preparation for further study or research at doctoral level.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study MA in Philosophy.

Online/Distance (2 years)

Tuition fees

£9,990.00 (9,59,978) overall cost

The total cost you pay for your qualification is dependent on the modules you choose to study. With us, you pay for your modules as you study them, rather than the whole qualification up front.

From

Feb-21

Venue

Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom

UNITED KINGDOM,

Entry requirement for international students

You must hold a UK honours degree (or equivalent), in philosophy or a related subject. If you've got a degree conferred without honours, or that does not contain at least 20% philosophy related subjects, or with relevant experience in this field, you may still be eligible to study this qualification, subject to adjudication by the qualification team. Students need an IELTS standard of at least 5.5 (although some qualifications will vary).

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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