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Philosophy and Sociology

North Highland College UHI

Venues

Thurso Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

The BA (Hons) Philosophy and Sociology covers a range of approaches. Sociology investigates the dynamics of the social world we live in. Philosophy is an in-depth study of the development of the Western intellectual tradition.

Philosophy seeks to understand, and particularly to question, ideas concerning the nature of reality, value and experience that play a pervasive role in understanding the world and ourselves. The philosophy discipline focuses on problematic concepts, such as existence, reason and truth, which occur in every sphere of human enquiry, but more specifically on problematic concepts that belong to particular areas of thought and practice, such as politics, economics, religion, science and ethics.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC including 2 relevant subjects.

Progression Routes

Postgraduate study

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

UCAS Code

V5PS

Course Length

8 years

Department

Arts, Humanities and Social Science

SCQF Level

10