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New College of the Humanities

Philosophy with English BA

UCAS Code: 3Q17

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

A,A,B

With a B in at least one humanities subject. Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted NCH as one of your A-levels.

Access to HE Diploma

D:36,M:9,P:0

Access to HE Diploma will be considered on a case by case basis -- contact us for further guidance.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

35

Note the total point score of 35 includes TOK/EE.

BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are considered on a case by case basis when offered in combination with required A level - contact us for further guidance.

Scottish Advanced Higher

B,B

We do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject.

Scottish Higher

A,B,B,B,B

We do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject.

UCAS Tariff

96-141

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About this course


Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

The central aim of the Philosophy major is to bring clarity and rigour to students’ thinking and to advance their understanding of, and ability to engage with, central questions, arguments, theories, and texts concerning the world and our place within it. The central aim of the English minor is to teach you the relevant conceptual tools, skills, and knowledge to read the texts we call literature, and all other uses of language, with greater acuity, penetration and pleasure, for the rest of your life.

Modules

In your first year: Ethics (30 credits) and Modern Philosophy (30 credits) and Logic: Formal & Philosophical (30 credits); Economics minor: Economic Principles (30 credits);
In your second year: Epistemology & Philosophy of Science (30 credits) and Ancient Philosophy (30 credits) and Metaphysics (30 credits); Economics minor: Economic Development (30 credits);
In your third year: Two from Advanced Ethics (30 credits) or Aesthetics (30 credits) or Kant to Nietzsche (30 credits) or Political Philosophy (30 credits) or Philosophy of Mind & Language (30 credits), and Dissertation (30 credits); Economics minor: Political Economy (30 credits)

Assessment methods

The Philosophy with English programme at the College is intended to advance students’ understanding and abilities in these two disciplines and facilitate exploration of relationships between them (particularly through individual tutorials and the Dissertation). The programme aims to cultivate an engaged appreciation of the central questions of philosophy; foster extensive knowledge and understanding of the ideas and arguments of major figures in the history of western philosophy, and the challenges these face; teach students the languages, patterns, and concepts, of elementary formal logic.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£14,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Bedford Square, London

Department:

Philosophy

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