University of Essex
Philosophy with English for Academic Purposes
Our applicants should have a good 1st Honours degree, minimum of Lower 2nd Class, or equivalent 3-year higher education qualification, from a recognised institution. Candidates whose 1st language is not English should have a minimum score of IELTS 5.5, with 5.5 minimum in all components. Decisions on your academic qualifications will be made in close consultation with the Department.
Core modules: Conceptual foundations of modernity; ethics; English for academic purposes; advanced English for academic purposes; critical thinking; extended English for academic purposes project. Optional modules include: 19th-century continental philosophy; 20th-century continental philosophy; contemporary political philosophy; Freud and the philosophy of the unconscious; joint seminar in philosophy and law; Kant's revolution in philosophy; Nietzsche; philosophy and medical ethics; philosophy of mind; topics in the philosophy of religion.
Combination of written coursework, end-of-term tests, practical and laboratory work (where appropriate) and end-of-year exams. During the summer, students work on a dissertation or individual project included in their final grade.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,750 per Year 1 (International)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|