University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Philosophy with Children

The Postgraduate Certificate in Philosophy with Children will train you to facilitate philosophical dialogue with children � and with adults � in a range of settings. The course is not just for teachers, it�s for anyone that wants to lead people in the discussion of philosophical ideas. The class runs on Tuesday evenings from 6pm to 8.30pm. The Philosophy with Children course is part of our MEd programme.

Entry requirements

We generally look for a degree level qualification. No prior experience of philosophy or education is required.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: module 1: introduction to philosophy and philosophical practice; module 2: philosophy with children theory; module 3: philosophy with children facilitation.

Assessment methods

There's a range of assessment used in the course, including practical elements, written essays, portfolios and a logic exam.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 1,700 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
PgCert Part-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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