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Philosophy (Science) (Combined)

University of St Andrews

Content

Philosophy is a highly interdisciplinary subject, which is concerned with trying to make sense of ourselves and the world we live in through rational argument.

Entry Requirements

2025 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AAAB plus English and one from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, Geography, Physics or Psychology at National 5 at B. Applications of Maths will be accepted but must be at National 5 at A.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at AABB plus English and one from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, Geography, Physics or Psychology at National 5 at B. Applications of Maths will be accepted but must be at National 5 at A. (You may gain entry to the Gateway programme with 4 Highers at BBBB).

Grades may vary depending on combinations taken
(M) Highers Maths required at A
(CS) Higher Computing Science required
(B) Higher Biology and 1 from Maths, Chemistry or Physics required
(P) Higher Maths and Physics required

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

Please refer to list below

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Philosophy (Science)

SCQF Level

10

Combination Courses

Philosophy and Biology (B)
Philosophy and Computer Science (CS)
Philosophy and Mathematics (M)
Philosophy and Physics (M) (P)
Philosophy and Statistics (M)
Philosophy and Sustainable Development (B)
CV16
GV46
GV14
FV30
GVH6
RV48

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