Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Philosophy and Religion

This interdisciplinary programme is designed to allow students to undertake sustained and focused study in the disciplines of philosophy and religion. It encourages study which relates to the interface of philosophy and religion. Students take 5 taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent. For international students: IELTS 6.5 score, or equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Modules: What is philosophy? (methods, aims, debates); studying religion; theory and method in postgraduate studies; dissertation (20,000 words).

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
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 Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,125 per Year 1 (England) 24 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

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