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Looking at Philosophy from every angle – from Ancient Greece to modern life – you will examine and unravel the meaning of life, the nature of reality and more.
Philosophers seek the answers to questions of universal importance, working to tackle issues around the nature of reality, our knowledge of the world and the truth of our existence. Throughout this programme of study, you’ll confront these questions and more, exploring the full scope and richness of the subject, from its historical roots to its relevance today.
Our academic team are experts in their field, offering a supportive and stimulating environment for learning. Sharing their passion for the subject, they will guide you through the full range of philosophical questions and different philosophical traditions – giving you a rounded, balanced understanding of the subject.
This course has a Foundation Year available.
Features and Benefits
You may choose the BA (Hons) Philosophy route now, and you’ll have the option to specialise after your first year, with our Ethics, Religion and Philosophy pathway.
We place a strong emphasis on key employability skills, ensuring you have the IT, communication and team-working abilities that employers value.
- Learn from an academic team that’s friendly, open and passionate about philosophy. Together with fantastic support staff, they offer a stimulating environment for learning the subject.
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 - 112 points||Minimum 104 at A2 or equivalent|
|A level||BCC - BBC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject with a minimum 106 UCAS Tariff Points|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*D|
GCSE English Language at grade C or grade 4. Equivalent qualifications (eg. Functional Skills) may be considered