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Philosophy (with Foundation Year) (Hons)

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

48 months
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14250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The Philosophy (with Foundation Year) (Hons) at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a diverse and distinctive degree that will give you the broad grounding you need for your own philosophical work, and the inspiration to tackle life's big issues for yourself. 

Overview

By examining life's fundamental questions, philosophy helps to shape the way we think about the world. 

What are the ethical, political and social questions we need to ask ourselves? What can we know? And how can we change the world using our knowledge?'

Exploring questions such as these hones and develops your thinking skills, and provides a strong springboard into many professions with this Philosophy (with Foundation Year) (Hons) at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol).

Careers / Further study

Philosophy students at UWE Bristol graduate with the critical thinking, argumentation and communication skills that employers value highly.

You could go into a diverse range of sectors, including teaching, academic research, law, finance, the creative industries, healthcare, social work, not-for-profit organisations (NGOs) or the civil service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Skills for Social Sciences
  • Exploring the Social World and the Problems of Crime
  • From Plato to Nato
  • People and Social Science
  • Theories of Knowledge 
  • Ancient Philosophy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Tariff points: 48
  • A-level subjects: No specific subjects required.
  • EDEXCEL (BTEC) Diploma: No specific subjects required.
  • Access: No specific subjects required.
  • Baccalaureate IB: No specific subjects required.
  • Irish Highers: no specific subjects required. 
All applicants will also require:
  • GCSE subjects: Grade C/4 or above in English Language or Literature and Mathematics, or equivalent. We do not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy as alternatives to GCSEs.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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