36 months
21100 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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On this Philosophy and Theology course from University of Bristol you will combine philosophy with study in religion and theology, taking an equal number of credits in each subject.

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On the Philosophy and Theology course from University of Bristol , dy units covering introduction to philosophy, logic, and realism and normativity, as well as undertaking an extended essay.

For theology, you will take an introductory unit on different religious traditions and a methodology unit in your first year. You will also take an optional unit from choices that may include Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism, Hinduism, Chinese and Japanese religions, and the Philosophy of Religion.

In the second year you will continue your studies in philosophy and theology by combining mandatory units with other units of your choice.


In the third year you will take three optional units, including a dissertation in an area of special interest to you.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Logic and Critical Thinking
  • Living Religions West
  • Living Religions East
  • Religion: Contexts and Perspectives
  • Realism and Normativity

  • Texts in Modern European Philosophy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • AAA
  • 36 points overall with 18 at Higher Level
  • Requirements for principal subjects are as for A-level, where D1/ D2 is A*, D3 is A, M1/ M2 is B, and M3 is C.
  • Access to HE Diploma in Humanities, Social Sciences, Law or History (or similar titles). The 45 graded Level 3 credits must include at least 30 credits at Distinction and 15 at Merit or above.
  • DDD in any Applied General BTEC National Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • Advanced Higher: AA, and Standard Higher: AAAAB

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21100 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU students: £21100 per year
  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £9,250 per year
  • Part-time tuition fees will normally be charged on a pro rata basis

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.


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