Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Continental Philosophy

This course offers the opportunity to study the most fascinating figures and themes in philosophy. We guide you through key philosophers in the European tradition, including Kant, Nietzsche, Heidegger and Foucault, treating along the way their ideas concerning such fundamental problems as the nature of time, the human, ethical or political practices, and history.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree in Philosophy, 2.1 or higher (or equivalent). Or an appropriate level of interest and relevant experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Transcendence and the body; phenomenology and ontology; knowledge and politics; masters dissertation. Option modules: contemporary social theory; culture and identity; concepts in international history; contemporary international relations theory.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 29 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 29 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 29 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 29 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 29 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 GBP 29 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 GBP 29 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 GBP 29 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 GBP 29 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 GBP 29 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

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