Students study topics such as aesthetics, deconstruction, early analytic philosophy (especially Frege and Wittgenstein), ethics (especially philosophy of medicine and medical humanities), normative ethics, metaethics, moral psychology, existentialism, history of philosophy (especially British empiricists, Rousseau, Kant, J.S.Mill, Marx, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Sartre and Adorno), the interface between the European and analytic traditions in philosophy, philosophy of feminism, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, rationality, and social and political philosophy.
A 1st or 2nd Class UK Honours degree, or equivalent, in philosophy or a closely related subject.
PhD students write a thesis of up to 100000 words (maximum) on an agreed philosophical topic; MPhil students write a dissertation of up to 60000 words (maximum) on an agreed philosophical topic.
AHRC; departmental studentships; ESRC.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
029 208 70084