University of Sheffield
This general course explores key ideas in philosophy. You�ll develop your philosophical knowledge and understanding to a higher level. Our MA is designed to prepare students who wish to continue to a PhD as many do. We also welcome anyone who just wants to learn more about philosophy, even if your first degree is in another subject.
Students need a first-class or a 2:1 honours degree. English language requirements: IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: dissertation. Other modules include: research seminars in: political philosophy; history of philosophy; morals and other values; mind and language; metaphysics and epistemology; cognitive studies. And a range of lecture-based modules.
Lectures, seminars and tutorials. You�ll write a long essay for each module and a dissertation. If you�re going on to a PhD you may choose to write a PhD proposal.
If you qualify, you may be able to get financial support through the University�s studentships and fee waivers, and the AHRC Block Grant Partnership.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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