Philosophy and History and Philosophy of Science BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE VVD5
This degree addresses fundamental questions about how we come to understand the world around us.What is reality? How can we know about it – and how do we know that we have such knowledge in the first place? Can we trust what scientists say, and is science ever truly objective? On this course you’ll engage with questions that have shaped the modern world.As well as fundamental questions about knowledge, language, reality and moral and political life, you’ll learn about the ways in scientific ... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 22-SEP-21

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
22-SEP-21
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

History

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 98 = 2% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
57%
Psychology
35%
English Literature
35%
Biology
15%
Mathematics
14%

Philosophy

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Freya
20 Feb 20

Philosophy BA (Hons)

Amazing start to uni, very welcoming with great academic and social...

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Student rating ( 4.3) 39 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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