48 months
24250 CAD/year
6100 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Experience philosophy through events including the Ryle Lecture Series, and become part of a vibrant, tight-knit community where professors value personalized interactions with the Philosophy course Trent University.

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Philosophy engages with important and enduring questions about the world and our place in it. Studying Philosophy cultivates good reasoning and effective communication.

As a student of the Philosophy course Trent University , you will explore the nature of reality, the limits of knowledge, and systems of value. You will be challenged to think critically and creatively as you develop your own ideas in relation to a wide range of philosophical perspectives.

Career paths

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Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Philosophy of Emotion
  • Biomedical Ethics
  • Critical Thinking
  • Love and Desire
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Death
  • The Meaning of Life
  • Philosophy of Mind

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Ontario Secondary School Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average (unless otherwise specified below)
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24250 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6100 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Peterborough

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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