Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth


Course Name Philosophy
Course Provider Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth
Course Code 104766 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Pontifical University Maynooth Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course Start Date: September 2022
Application Date

Expand+Application Closing Date - Non-EU 20th May 2022 - EU 24th June 2022

For EU & those living on the island of Ireland (Late applications may be considered).

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Duration 2 years full-time
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Entry Requirements Application Requirements
Higher Diploma in Philosophy and Arts
The course is open to any student who satisfies the entry requirements, viz. a third level qualification in any subject or combination. Applicants must have completed an Honours or Ordinary Bachelor Degree.
Course Content

In the tradition of St Patrick's Collage, philosophy has always has always been highly regarded in its own right, as well as being an important preparation for studying other disciplines.

The Higher Diploma in Philosophy...

Subjects Taught

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Semester 1
PY 125 Fides et Ratio*
PY139 Academic Writing and Research
PY 145 Introduction to Philosophy

Semester 2
PY124 Logical Reasoning and Critical Thinking

Second Year Only
PY212 Academic and Personal Reflect...

Further Enquiries St. Patrick’s College
Co. Kildare
W23 TW77
+353 (0)1 708 3600
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