Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This programme offers an opportunity to study 19th' and 20th'century European philosophy in a structured way, concentrating on the interpretation and analysis of key texts. The programme pays particular attention to the influence of Immanuel Kant's philosophy, and to the debates which structured the development of post'Kantian philosophy in both Germany and France.

Course Modules

Modules include: Kant and his legacy; philosophy dissertation. Optional modules include: art theory: modernism, avant'garde, contemporary; critique, practice, power; Freud and Lacan; german critical theory; Hegel and his legacy; Kant and the aesthetic tradition; Marx and his legacy; Nietzsche and Heidegger; plasticity and form; recent french philosophy; recent italian philosophy; romantic philosophy of art; topics in modern european philosophy.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 or 1st Honours degree or equivalent degree in philosophy or a related subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English should provide IELTS results of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, writing, listening, and speaking or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £12,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,800  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £2,400  Academic year. First year home fees