Philosophy

Trinity College Dublin

 

Course Name Philosophy
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR005
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Special Entry Requirements
None

Admission Requirements 2019

To qualify for admission to an honours degree course at the University you must:

1 meet the minimum entry requirements (see below).

2 satisfy course specific requirements (whe...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

Alternative Entry Please Refer to: http://www.tcd.ie/study/eu/undergraduate/
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 20
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Do you enjoy…

Challenging and questioning the assumptions of your society and of generally accepted views?

Arguing and debating about fundamental questions of human existence and value?

Engaging with great thinkers, reading, assimilating ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you’ll study

The Philosophy course is designed to give you a solid, scholarly grounding in the classical texts that form the history of Western philosophy, and are one of the formative influences on Western culture. Studying ...

Assessment Method Assessment is by means of both essays and formal examinations with equal importance given to both. In fourth year, you will undertake a Capstone project.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities

In the recent past, graduates of Philosophy have worked in areas as diverse as accountancy, academic teaching, journalism, law, TV reporting and research, film making, banking, computing and advertising. E...

Further Enquiries GET IN TOUCH!
www.tcd.ie/philosophy/undergraduate
Email: philosophy@tcd.ie
Tel: +353 1 896 1529

VISIT US:
If you are considering studying for a Philosophy
degree at Trinity but want to be sure, you are most welcome to attend first and second year lectures. Contact us by email (see above) to arrange a visit.
 
Points History
Year Points
2018 392
2017 441
2016 455