Philosophy (MA)

University of Southampton

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About this courseGain in-depth knowledge and develop your research interests on this MA philosophy degree. Whether you’re planning to take your research to a higher level, or want to build on your undergraduate studies, this UK course will meet your needs. You’ll study the central issues in philosophy, and follow your own interests through a range of optional modules.Philosophy at the University of Southampton is renowned for its research excellence in areas such as aesthetics, normativity and ... READ MORE

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Full time | Avenue Campus | 1 year | 30-SEP-21

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71st / 131
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17th
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16th

Start date and duration

Start date
30-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Sophie
28 Jan 19

Philosophy BA (Hons)

It has been incredible, like every university student you have your ups and downs but they've all created amaxing...
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Morayo
28 Jan 19

Philosophy and Mathematics BA (Hons)

Great, after getting out of my shell in first year there's been lots of opportunities available to me that I've taken...

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How Philosophy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 15 reviews

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The University of Southampton has a long history of tradition, prestige and success, having just celebrated 100 years of its Highfield Campus. A founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the University is ranked in the Top 20 UK universities in the Complete University Guide, 2020 and is also a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize. The University is spread across five campuses in Southampton, one in Winchester and an engineering campus in Malaysia. Each campus has its own community and personality, world-leading facilities and specialisms. Students have the choice of 200 taught courses and 90 research courses to study at postgraduate level, which ranges from business to science, and engineering to art.

Where you'll study

University of Southampton

Avenue Campus Highfield Southampton
SO17 1BF United Kingdom Nearest train station: St Denys  0.6 miles away

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