University of Sheffield
You�ll explore many areas of contemporary political philosophy with this course taught jointly with the Department of Philosophy. Your developing knowledge will be broad and flexible, covering rights, global justice, war and democracy, and key figures in the history of political ideas.
You'll need a 2.1 honours degree, plus references from previous tutors. If you have different qualifications, we'll look at your application on its individual merits. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, 6.5 in writing, 5.5 in listening and 5.5 in speaking, or equivalent.
Core module: dissertation. Optional modules: liberty, democracy, and community; desires of one�s own; feminism, rationality and politics; Hegel and his critics; human rights; understanding moral obligation.
All modules except the dissertation are taught in seminars. You�ll be assessed continuously through essays.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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