Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Politics, Philosophy and Religion

This multidisciplinary programme is designed to allow students to undertake sustained and focused study across the disciplines of politics, philosophy and religion. It particularly encourages students to explore the interface between these related areas, and allows for the selection of optional modules across the whole department.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent. Relevant professional qualifications and experience will also be considered. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language: IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Modules: Major approaches to the study of international relations; what is philosophy? (methods, aims, debates); studying religion; theory and method in postgraduate studies; dissertation (20,000 words).

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include coursework and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,125 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,125 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,125 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,125 per Year 1 (England) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 510880