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History of Philosophy

University of St Andrews

Content

The MLitt in the History of Philosophy focuses on the historical traditions of western philosophy, allowing students to study across a range of periods - from the classical period through to early analytic philosophy.

It offers the ability to study a range of different philosophical periods, from the classical period, via mediaeval philosophy, modern philosophy, including the Scottish Enlightenment and Kant, to early analytic philosophy. If you are interested in focusing on the inter-connected questions, themes and topics which span these periods, the History of Philosophy MLitt is a good choice.

Entry Requirements

A very strong 2.1 Honours degree in or including Philosophy. If you do not have an undergraduate degree in Philosophy, you may be interested in the Conversion in Philosophy.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MLitt

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Department

Philosophy

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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