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

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Philosophy and Religion (Eastern and Western Thought)

The MA in Philosophy and Religion: Eastern and Western Thought is a distance-learning programme designed for students who want to explore important philosophical and religious issues about life and the nature of our existence, but don�t want to be limited in their study to 1 particular pathway or tradition.

Course modules

The MA consists of taking 6 taught modules and a writing 15,000 word dissertation. The choice of taught modules available are: the self: East and West; Buddhist philosophy; Chinese conceptions of the self; modern yoga and ayurveda; philosophy of religion; mind and body: Descartes and Wittgenstein; religion, spirituality and secularisation; religious experience today.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
PgCert Mixed mode - 9 months
PgDip Mixed mode - 1 years

Campus details

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

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