University of London International Programmes

Course Introduction

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.

Course Modules

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
Distance Learning
BA £4,376  Whole course. First year home fees
1 - 3 years
Distance Learning
CertHE (First Degree) £1,716  Whole course. First year home fees
1 - 5 years
Distance Learning
DipHE (First Degree) £3,046  Whole course. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Age restriction
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade CCC