Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This programme offers students an international and inter'linguistic orientation in current philosophical work. Students undertake detailed study of recent influential texts, undertaken as far as possible in the original languages and a major contemporary thinker of their choice.

Course Modules

Modules include: Contemporary european philosophies; special study; dissertation; plus a range of choice modules from Kingston and the University of paris 8 (saint'denis) including: art theory: modernism, avant'garde, contemporary; freud and lacan; german critical theory; hegel and his legacy; kant 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

Upper 2nd or 1st Class Honours, or the equivalent undergraduate degree in philosophy or a related subject; minimum of a good A'Level in French or equivalent; applicants with other kinds of qualifications are considered on an individual basis; international applicants require IELTS of 6.5 overall, with at least 5.5 in all elements.

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