Philosophy BA (Hons)

Course Overview - Philosophy BA (Hons)

On Birkbeck’s BA Philosophy you will explore ancient answers and new perspectives on our place in the world. What makes something good or just? Is the human mind just a lump of grey matter? Why are democracies preferable to autocracies? Do we have free will? Does God exist? Who decides what counts as beautiful?

This philosophy degree is taught by some of the country’s leading researchers with a passion for teaching. We provide a welcoming and supportive academic learning environment, and our teaching is driven by a focus on collaboration, discussion and debate, which is als...

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Course Information

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4 Years

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Malet Street
United Kingdom

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Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level

Minimum of two A-levels or equivalent.

Access to HE Diploma


Access to Higher Education Diploma with a Merit or Distinction in humanities or social science units.

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Fees and funding

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales £6,935
International £13,215

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