Category Archives: Courses

MA in Continental Philosophy by Distance Learning

What is it? The programme offers an exciting opportunity to study key philosophers in the European tradition, and to examine fundamental problems, such as the nature of time, the human, knowledge, ethical and political practice, and history. Although a taught … Continue reading

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Screenshots

I thought I would put up a couple of screenshots of the pages we use for the MA by distance learning, in case anyone was wondering what to expect. Attached you will find the head page of the overall MA … Continue reading

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A New Semester!

In the Autumn semester, we are offering the following courses: Transcendence and the Body (for the Masters degree: the two required texts are the Pluhar/Hackett edition of The Critique of Pure Reason, and the Ansell Pearson/ Large edition of The Nietzsche Reader, … Continue reading

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Gradschools.com

Dear all, we are STILL having some problems with accessing data from our Gradschools.com account. We do not know when this will be solved. There are frustrated philosophers out there who are trying to contact us through Gradschools and getting … Continue reading

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Another updated MA factsheet.

We’re at fact-sheet 16 now for the distance learning Masters. I have added more information on how the course works in detail, to give applicants a better sense of what they are getting into. University has not quite yet published its … Continue reading

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Attendance Masters Course

In addition to the new distance learning masters degree, we will also continue to offer the negotiated masters degree for on-campus students. This course runs under the umbrella of the Masters by Negotiated Study. It is an extremely flexible and … Continue reading

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Distance learning doctorate is launched

At last we can report that the University’s Research Committee has approved a model for running a distance learning PhD programme. Details are given in a new version of the PhD factsheet (PhD fact sheet 23). Please note that we … Continue reading

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Application process update

For applicants wishing to start from September 2014 on, there is a new application form. There have been reports of problems with these forms (i.e. that certain start dates are not available), so apologies. Admissions are working on this. Links … Continue reading

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UG courses

This week our undergraduate students in philosophy sign up for their modules for the next academic year. This will be our last year of running a full undergraduate programme before we become a ‘graduate school of philosophy’. So, we’ve got some particularly … Continue reading

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Distance learning doctorate update

As indicated in some of our publicity material recently, we hope to be able to offer a fully distance learning PhD programme starting this Fall. Our colleagues in the humanities and social sciences would also use the proposed model. So, … Continue reading

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