Philosophy with a Year Abroad BA (Hons)

Swansea University

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UCAS CODE V502
“Philosophy” means the love of wisdom: it is the search for truth and understanding, whether about ourselves, society, the world or reality itself. It is a wide-ranging academic discipline, incorporating the study of ethics and morality, politics, human nature, knowledge and the universe. The BA Philosophy programme at Swansea introduces you to major philosophical theories and debates across different traditions and cultures. It will equip you with the ability to reflect on questions of ... READ MORE

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14th / 131
CUG ranking
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29th

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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12 Dec 19

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I have been very pleased with Swansea University. The facilities and the high quality of the professors are...
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29 Oct 18

i'm really enjoying it. it's too early for me to tell, and I will only be here for one semester, but so far Swansea...

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Swansea University
CUG ranking
29th
Student rating
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( 4.5)
Swansea University is renowned for its excellence in research, teaching reputation and delightful seafront location. Established in 1920, the university has been a provider of quality education for 100 years and was awarded University of the Year by Whatuni in 2019. The university comprises seven academic colleges distributed across two campuses, and offers a huge range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree options, as well as opportunities for research positions and studying abroad. The university has two campuses in Swansea. The Singleton Park campus enjoys a stunning beachfront location and is surrounded by leafy parkland, which is perfect for sports, recreation and socialising. The Bay campus, also located next to the beach, is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and has fantastic business partnership links.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Singleton Park Swansea
SA2 8PP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  1.2 miles away

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