- Degree type
- Language of education
- 24 months
- Tuition fee EU/EEA
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- Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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- Education type
- Start of program
- Application deadline
- Netherlands Government
- Type of institution
- Research University
The two-year MA Programme in Philosophy of a Specific Discipline is intended for students who are interested in the philosophical foundations and methodological aspects of a particular discipline.
The programme aims to give students a broad and deep knowledge of and insight into philosophy, a number of its branches, and their historical development. Additionally, the programme aims to give students advanced academic skills in the interpretation of texts, the analysis and solution of conceptual problems and the communication of ideas and viewpoints to specialist and general audiences.
The Leiden Institute for Philosophy has strong international links with philosophy departments worldwide, resulting in an active programme of visiting scholars and lecturers. The Institute's research programme 'meets the highest international standards', according to the latest external research assessment of March 2006.
To give knowledge of and insight into philosophy, a number of its branches and their historical development, the philosophical foundations and methodological aspects of a particular academic discipline. To give advanced academic skills in the interpretation of texts, the analysis and solution of conceptual problems and communication of ideas and standpoints to specialist and general audiences.
Previous educationBA degree in Philosophy of a Specific Discipline, or a BA degree combining philosophy and the chosen discipline. (see www.mastersinleiden.nl).
Knowledge minimumSee website www.mastersinleiden.nl for details.
Language requirementsIELTS overall band: 6.5, TOEFL paper based: 570, TOEFL computer based: 230, TOEFL internet based: 88
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