This is a flexible programme, which builds on its core modules by allowing you to choose from the full range of optional modules offered in the subject area and, where relevant, from across the Department. It is ideal for students preparing for a PhD in Philosophy, or simply seeking to deepen their understanding of the discipline. For a full list of the optional modules available please see our website. Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent. For international students: IELTS 6.5 score, or equivalent qualification.
Modules include: What is philosophy? Methods, aims, debates; theory and method in postgraduate studies; dissertation (20,000 words).
Assessment is based on coursework and a dissertation.
Funding may be available from the AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|