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Philosophy (of a Specific Discipline)

Degree type
MA
Language of education
English
Duration
24 months
Tuition fee EU/EEA
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Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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Education type
Fulltime,Parttime
Start of program
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Application deadline
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Accreditations
Netherlands Government
Type of institution
Research University
City
Leiden

Program description

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.

Objectives
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.

Admission requirements

Previous education

BA degree in Philosophy of a Specific Discipline, or a BA degree combining philosophy and the chosen discipline. (see www.mastersinleiden.nl).

Knowledge minimum

See website www.mastersinleiden.nl for details.

Language requirements

IELTS overall band: 6.5, TOEFL paper based: 570, TOEFL computer based: 230, TOEFL internet based: 88

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