University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Philosophy

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. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MA: You'll need a first-class or 2:1 honours degree. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

You'll learn through 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.

Sponsorship information

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.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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