Students are introduced to historical and contemporary issues in the subject and encouraged to make connections between the ideas and arguments that inform philosophical debates.
Modules include: Introduction to philosophy; logic; epistemology; Greek philosophy (Plato and the Pre'Socratics); modern philosophy (Descartes, Locke, Berkeley and Hume); ethics (historical perspectives); metaphysics; methodology; Greek philosophy (Aristotle); modern philosophy (Spinoza, Leibniz and Kant); ethics (contemporary perspectives); continental philosophy from Hegel; philosophy of mind; philosophy of language; philosophy of Kant; the philosophies of Frege, Russell and Wittgenstein; political philosophy; aesthetics; symbolic logic; philosophy of science; philosophy of religion; post'aristotelian philosophy; medieval philosophy; indian philosophy; philosophy of mathematics.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
3 - 8 years
|BA||£4,376 Whole course. First year home fees|
1 - 3 years
|CertHE (First Degree)||£1,716 Whole course. First year home fees|
1 - 5 years
|DipHE (First Degree)||£3,046 Whole course. First year home fees|
- Age restriction
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade CCC