University College Cork


Course Name Philosophy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE53 CKE57
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (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 MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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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.

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Expand+1 year (12 months) full-time, 2 year (24 months) part-time

This is a one year, full-time or two year, part-time taught course. In your modules, you will study and discuss philosophy, improve your writing skills and acquire familiarity with releva...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+In order to be admitted to the MA programme in Philosophy, a candidate should have at least a Second Class honours, Grade 1, Primary degree (or equivalent) in Philosophy or cognate discipline. Successful applicants must demonstrate relevant skills in...

Course Content

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This course offers you a rare chance to study Western as well as Eastern philosophy at postgraduate level. For one year, you will be involved in the study of different philosophical concepts, theories and approaches to issues concerni...

Assessment Method

Expand+Modules are assessed by written essays and there are no final exams. During the second teaching period (January-March), you will prepare a detailed review of relevant literature under the direction of a staff member. The literature review is written ...

Careers or Further Progression

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Throughout the course, we stress that philosophy is not just something that you learn about, but rather, it is also something that you do. To this end, we offer a number of courses that will enable you to develop phi...

Further Enquiries Colette Connolly
+353-(0)21 490 2588

Dr. Alessandro Salice
+353 21 490 3871
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