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¿Qué aprenderé?

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 concerning the mind and consciousness, action and politics, ethics and aesthetics, society and culture, globalism, power, territory and many more.

As an MA student, you will have the chance during the spring and summer months to put this to work in a sustained piece of independent research.

You can take any five modules of your choice. The modules are specifically designed to provide an overview of current work in a particular area and are aimed at first-year postgraduate students. They each involve set readings and writing assignments. It is expected that you will already be (broadly) familiar with some key philosophical concepts or approaches on starting this course. If you feel that you have some holes to fill, you can ask your lecturer to suggest some introductory readings.

We are the only department in Ireland (and one of the only departments in Europe) offering you the opportunity to study in three distinct philosophical traditions: Asian philosophy, Continental philosophy and analytic philosophy. Our extensive course allows you to acquire a unique comparative philosophical education. Members of our teaching staff have a distinctive international profile, coming from Ireland, the UK, Germany, Italy and the USA. We bring multiple perspectives to bear on our shared philosophical concerns, and we create a diverse and energetic environment within which to conduct philosophical research.

Skills and Careers Information

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 philosophical skills of your own, and we aim to foster the skills of analysis, creativity and discovery.

You will learn critical thinking, professional writing, construction and evaluation of arguments, communication skills, information management, design and planning, research and investigation. Employers in diverse fields value the skills of analysis, creativity and discovery that we aim to foster, and so a degree in philosophy can be the starting point for many different career paths.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (1 )

Costos de estudio
€16.400,00 (US$ 17.111) por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Aplicaciones hasta

Esperado June 2023

Más detalles

Fecha de inicio

12 Septiembre 2022

Lugar

University College Cork

College Road,

Cork,

Republic of Ireland

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Applications will normally be considered from applicants whose qualifications are equivalent to a UCC Bachelor (Hons) degree and whose grades are equivalent to a UCC Second-Class Honours Grade 1 or Second-Class Honours Grade 2 as appropriate. Applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Duolingo English Test: DET 110-115 + Skills Check, DET 120 or more eligible for full offer. IELTS: 6.5 Minimum individual sections 5.5. TOEFL 90 Listening - 17; Reading - 18; Speaking - 20; Writing 17. Cambridge Proficiency Exam: 176 overall with not less than 162 in each element of the test. Cambridge Advanced Exam: 176 overall with not less than 162 in each element of the test. Pearson PTE: Minimum Score of 63 with no section score below 51.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Applications will normally be considered from applicants whose qualifications are equivalent to a UCC Bachelor (Hons) degree and whose grades are equivalent to a UCC Second-Class Honours Grade 1 or Second-Class Honours Grade 2 as appropriate. Applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Duolingo English Test: DET 110-115 + Skills Check, DET 120 or more eligible for full offer.

IELTS: 6.5 Minimum individual sections 5.5

TOEFL 90 Listening - 17; Reading - 18; Speaking - 20; Writing 17

Cambridge Proficiency Exam: 176 overall with not less than 162 in each element of the test

Cambridge Advanced Exam: 176 overall with not less than 162 in each element of the test

Pearson PTE: Minimum Score of 63 with no section score below 51

Application deadline: July/31.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.

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UCC es una galardonada universidad de enseñanza e investigación de clase mundial con más de 170 años de historia.

  • Clasificada en del top 2% de universidades del mundo.
  • Clasificada como mejor "ciudad cultural y creativa".
  • Más de 3.000 estudiantes internacionales.
  • El 90% de los estudiantes tienen empleo después de graduarse.

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