Heythrop College, University of London
This course is aimed specifically at students who wish to go on to do research at PhD level on some aspect of philosophy, it provides a foundation for further research in philosophy with opportunities to consider a range of philosophical topics alongside explicit and detailed training in the skills necessary for philosophical research.
An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in philosophy; for applicants whose 1st language is not English, the College requires: IELTS score of at least 6.5, with no less than 6.5 in each of listening, speaking, reading and writing; TOEFL internet based test score of 92 with no less than 23 in each of listening, speaking, reading and writing; Pearson Test of English Academic score of 60 overall with no less than 55 in any component.
Modules include: Knowledge and reality; research skills in philosophy.
Assessment for the topic-based modules is by a combination of coursework tasks completed during or shortly after the period of module teaching and an end of year essay for each module studied. The coursework tasks vary and could include reviews, and reports as well as essays. Research skills in philosophy is assessed by a combination of coursework tasks, a research proposal, and an �editor�s introduction� to 4 pieces of contemporary philosophy. In addition, applicants complete a 12-15,000 word dissertation on a research topic agreed with their supervisor.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,350 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 5,725 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Heythrop College, University of London||Kensington and Chelsea||W8 5HQ||South East|
020 7795 4201