What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 88-104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers96%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Our Philosophy provision ranked 2nd in the UK for Student Satisfaction in the Sunday Times University Guide 2015. Tackle the big questions that have mystified humanity since the dawn of consciousness and learn how the greatest thinkers have tried to answer them. Discuss, debate and develop your thinking as you learn invaluable skills for your future employment. This course will introduce you to the really big puzzles that have fascinated humanity for centuries. Youâ??ll consider questions like â??who are we?â??, â??what can we know?â?? and â??what should we do to lead worthwhile lives?â??, and learn how past thinkers have attempted to answer them. With modules that focus on European philosophy, youâ??ll discuss and debate issues around art, science, literature and politics, and develop your thinking to become more rigorous, systematic and creative. Youâ??ll study the ideas and arguments of some of the major philosophers in history through their own writings, and explore the fundamental theories of metaphysics, aesthetics, moral and political philosophy and literature.
Year 1: Core modules: Ancient philosophy; current topics in ethics; introduction to philosophy; rights and responsibilities; western civilisation 1: antiquity to the renaissance; western civilisation 2: reformation to the modern age. Optional modules: Meaning of life; Anglia language performance. Year 2: Core modules: The rationalists; philosophy of art; the empiricists; existence and authenticity; mind and world. Optional modules: Ethics; applied ethics; Anglia language programmes. Year 3: Core modules: Major project; varieties of scepticism. Optional modules: Enlightenment and modernity; philosophy of religion; Aristotleâ??s ethics; concepts of good and evil; Anglia language programme.
Anglia Ruskin University is a progressive university, breaking into the top 350 educational institutions in the World in 2017*. ARU's fantastic academics will link theory with practice in a friendly and supportive environment; just one of the reasons that ARU's students have recorded some of the highest satisfaction rates across the University. With a campus in the very heart of the City of London offering you unprecedented access to a host of potential employers and careers, ARU London is the perfect place for you to build the skills and gain the knowledge which will propel you to a successful career.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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