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  Philosophy of Religion and Ethics - MA/PGDip


University of Birmingham    School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion

Full time & Part time September MA, PGDip 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Philosophy (28) Theology & Religious Studies (34)

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Are you fascinated by the big questions of life? The Philosophy of Religion and Ethics MA/PGDip programme at the University of Birmingham offers a deep exploration of ethics and the philosophy of religion. Delve into topics like shared human values, belief systems in pluralistic societies, and the relationship between science and religion. Taught by renowned philosophers, this programme provides a vibrant community for your studies. Whether you have a background in philosophy, theology, or another relevant subject, we welcome diverse applicants. Develop critical thinking, communication, and research skills while preparing for a successful career in various fields.

About the course

Do you want to explore key issues in ethics and the philosophy of religion more deeply? Are you looking to develop your professional or academic career path? 

On the MA Philosophy of Religion and Ethics programme you will explore a variety of questions - for example: Are there shared human values? How do we negotiate different belief systems in pluralistic societies? Is there a conflict between science and religion? Do people with different religious views have the same morals? Is life without God meaningless?

You will be taught by a vibrant community of philosophers, pursuing original research on a wide range of topics on which expert supervision is available. This programme can also be used as a route into PhD research.

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Entry Requirements

You will need an upper second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, preferably in Philosophy, Theology or another relevant subject (e.g. Sociology, English).

If your undergraduate degree is in another subject, you are still very welcome to apply. We consider every application on its merits and we are happy to consider applicants with diverse academic backgrounds. Your level of academic achievement, letters of reference, and personal statement will all have strong influence on our decision. We may also require you to submit a writing sample.


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Where is University of Birmingham

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