Philosophy

University College Cork

 

Course Name Philosophy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKC14 CKC15
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Dip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 9 September 2019
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course

Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online

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Duration CKC14 Full-time, CKC15 Part-time

You will take 6 taught modules, 2 hours of lectures each week.

Postgraduate Diploma (9 months; 2 taught terms) for which Postgraduate Certificate (9 months; 1 taught term) serves as exit point;

PART-TIME - Postgraduate Diploma (18 months; 4 taught terms) for which Postgraduate Certificate (18 months; 2 taught terms) serves as an exit point
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Entry Requirements

Expand+In order to be admitted to the Postgraduate Diploma programme in Philosophy, a candidate should normally have at least a Second Class honours, Grade 1, primary degree (or equivalent). Graduates with a Second Class Honours Grade 2 degree will be consi...

Course Content

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On this one-year course you will study different philosophical concepts concerning the mind and consciousness, action and politics, ethics and aesthetics, society and culture, globalism, power, territory, and more. The course offers y...

Assessment Method The grade is based on the assessment for modules. Modules are assessed by written essays. There are no final exams.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information

This course will help you develop the following skills:
Critical thinking
Professional writing
Construction and evaluation of arguments
Communication skills
Information ma...

Further Enquiries Colette Connolly
c.connolly@ucc.ie
+ 353 21 4902588
http://www.ucc.ie/en/philosophy/postgrad

Dr. Alessandro Salice
alessandro.salice@ucc.ie
+ 353 (0)21 490 3871
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