MA Philosophy and Religion

Heythrop College - University Of London

Program Description

MA Philosophy and Religion

Heythrop College - University Of London

Explore the dynamics of the constant interplay between philosophical and theological issues, and address questions such as religious fulfilment and ethical motivation as raised in the classical Christian tradition and in modern analysis.

The degree attracts a wide range of students – those engaged in the study and practice of religion, and those whose professional life involves philosophical and ethical questions.

CORE MODULES

  • Understanding Religion in the Age of Modernity
  • Reason and Religion

OPTIONAL MODULES FOR THE ETHICS PATHWAY

  • Foundations in Ethics
  • Ethical Issues Today
  • Bioethics and Sexual Ethics

OPTIONAL MODULES FOR THE PHILOSOPHIC PATHWAY

  • Selected Themes in European Philosophy
  • The Franciscan Spiritual Tradition: Faith, Reason and Spirituality

OPTIONAL MODULES FOR THE INTERRELIGIOUS STUDY PATHWAY

  • Unity and Diversity in Contemporary Islamic Thought
  • Contemporary Judaism

Entry

An honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent in an appropriate subject

Interim awards

  • PGCert Philosophy & Religion
  • PGDip Philosophy & Religion

Course length

  • 1 years full-time
  • 2 years part-time


Last updated September 15, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
4,500 GBP
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom London, England
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End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 4,500 GBP
- full-time, 2,350 GBP - part-time (UK/EU); 11,500 GBP - full-time, 5,725 GBP - part-time (Overseas)