Philosophy and Modern Greek BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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UCAS CODE VQ57
The study of philosophy develops analytical rigour and the ability to criticise and reason logically. It allows you to apply these skills to questions ranging from how we acquire knowledge and form moral judgements to the nature of language, art and literature. Since many works of literature are shaped by the dominant philosophical ideas of their epoch, study of philosophy can illuminate that intellectual background.The study of a modern European language develops analytical and critical... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Queen's | 4 Years | OCT-20

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WUSCA student ranking
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31st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
2nd
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

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Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£21,000

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Others in Language and Area Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
French
47%
Mathematics
39%
History
37%
English Literature
36%
Classical languages
27%

Philosophy

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Where you'll study

University of Oxford

The High Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 4AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.5 miles away