MRes Philosophy

General

Program Description

This degree, specifically for students who wish to continue to MPhil or PhD research, establishes critical and research skills. Whereas the MA aims at breadth, the MRes trains graduate students to specialise in an area of proposed doctoral research.

CORE MODULES

  • Knowledge and Reality
  • Research Skills in Philosophy

OPTIONAL MODULES

  • Ethics
  • Political Philosophy
  • Logic and Language
  • Mind and Psychology
  • Reason and Religion

Entry

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

Interim awards

  • PGCert Philosophy
  • PGDip Philosophy

Course length

  • 1 years full-time
  • 2 years part-time
Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

For over 400 years, Heythrop College has specialised in the study of Philosophy and Theology. Here, these subjects are not merely departments within a larger institution; the whole College is devoted

For over 400 years, Heythrop College has specialised in the study of Philosophy and Theology. Here, these subjects are not merely departments within a larger institution; the whole College is devoted Read less