Philosophy & Politics

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Philosophy & Politics
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code VLM2
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
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Duration 3 years.
Qualification Letters BA Joint Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements

Irish leaving certificate requirements

Access/Foundation Course
Successful completion of Access Course with an average of 65%.

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Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content


Through this joint degree in Philosophy and Politics students will encounter a common interest in theory, but they will also be encouraged to make connections between contemporary political debates and philosophical discourse. The unique ...

Subjects Taught

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Students choose six modules from a range
of introductory modules including the
• Logic and Critical Thinking
• Perspectives on Politics
• Philosophy and Human Nature
• Philosophy and the Good Life

Years 2 & 3

Assessment Method

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Written examinations

Oral presentations

Weekly assignments



As students progress through their course at Queen's they will receive general and specific feedback about their work from a variety...

Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction A degree in Politics and Philosophy provides a stimulating programme of study and intellectual training useful in many walks of life and future career paths. Graduates are equipped with the necessary attributes...

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