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.
MA: Students need a 1st 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.
Assessment is through an essay for each module and a dissertation.
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||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (England)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||16,800 per Year 1 (International)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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