University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Applied Philosophy

The programme is designed to build a bridge between the world of academic study and the �real� world of practical affairs and day to day life, especially for those working in areas which benefits from the development of a dynamic relationship between theory and practice, such as criminal justice, education welfare, health services, housing welfare, social work and youth services; candidates taking this programme are encouraged to view theoretical analysis as an integral part of their daily praxis; this gives them the opportunity to reflect on and critically engage with the ideas and ideals which lie behind and underpin their work.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 degree in philosophy or a cognate discipline (those with a 2.2 may be considered for entry to a postgraduate diploma in the first instance).

Course modules

All years: philosophical research skills; self and society; moral philosophy; applied ethics; knowledge and culture; social and political philosophy; environmental philosophy; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 3,527 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 10,719 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lampeter Campus Lampeter SA48 7ED Wales

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