Inspired by the liberal arts, our innovative Philosophy BA (Hons) is designed to provide students with rigorous and in-depth study of Philosophy, while developing a range of practical transferable skills and exploring a variety of complementary academic subjects. Our students enjoy the flexibility to create their own academic pathway from a wide range of elective courses, designed to contextualise their studies beyond academia. These electives foster the skills and experiences to inspire and empower students to have a meaningful impact. Experiential opportunities, which are credit-bearing and co-designed with partners in industry, community, and research, offer our students the possibility of driving real-world change while working towards their degree. Key Features
- Study 28 credit-bearing courses and undertake a 30 credit-bearing dissertation, over three years, leading to your 360-credit undergraduate honours degree.
- Focus your degree on the in-depth exploration of Philosophy with a minimum of 50% of your courses in this subject.
- Enjoy the flexibility to create your own degree pathway by choosing additional courses from a broad range including Depth, Disciplinary and Interdisciplinary Electives.
- Choose Depth Elective Courses to study additional in-depth courses to further specialise in Philosophy.
- Choose Disciplinary Electives to branch out into other subjects such as: Aesthetics, Criminology, Experimental Psychology, Global Politics in the Digital Age, Global Social Responsibility, Green Political Thought, Principles of Machine Learning and The Industry of Art.
- Choose Interdisciplinary Electives to explore the big issues that need agile thinking that crosses subject boundaries, such as: AI and Data Ethics, Data Visualisation, Sustainable Development, Technology & Human Values, and Urban Informatics.
- Engage with faculty research projects, external partners, and potential future employers to drive real-world change through experiential opportunities that count towards your degree.
- Acquire the skills and experience that will empower you to make a meaningful impact such as analysing and using data, advocacy, negotiation, writing across audiences and genres, interpreting cultures and institutions, employing ethical and social reasoning, and engaging with emerging technologies.
- Work with your Careers Advisors to help identify ambitions, develop your personal narrative, and plan for personal and professional experiences.
- Learn how to succeed in the different aspects of marketing yourself to potential employers, from initial application form to final interview.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Devon House, London
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
NCH is a licensed Tier 4 Sponsor. More information for international applicants can be found at www.nchlondon.ac.uk/hubs/international-students/
If your qualification is not listed, further information about other qualifications we consider can be found at: https://www.nchlondon.ac.uk/study/entry-requirements-country/
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Additional entry requirements
An admissions adviser will review your application and will decide if they would like to invite you for an interview. Interviews at NCH are not a test of knowledge, but rather an excellent opportunity for us to get to know you and your reasons for wanting to study your chosen degree programme, providing you with a unique opportunity to discuss a subject you are passionate about with an academic tutor. Interviews also give you an opportunity to ascertain whether you enjoy the tutorial method of teaching in the ‘taster tutorial’ setting of our interviews. Most students find the interview to be an enjoyable experience.
English language requirements
If English is not your native language, you will need to demonstrate proficiency in English in order to study at the College.
English Language Requirements
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|