Philosophy Course Map

Now that is exciting..

The Single Honours Philosophy map is now online. Be AMAZED by the new modules; be ASTOUNDED by the route requirements and compulsory courses; be slightly troubled by the enthusiasm of the staff…

In case you can’t wait to click through… here it is:

Philosophy (Single Honours Degree) Course Map

To achieve your award you must pass the correct number of CAT points at each level and meet all award requirements (see UMS Regulations) as well as passing ALL compulsory and core requirements, including:

Level I: RPE101, RPE102, RPE107 and PHI190 plus either RPE104 or RPE105

Level II: RPE207

Level III: RPE307 and PHI333

Notes: N/A

Level I Modules:

Code and Title CAT
Points
Study Period
PHI190: Studying The Humanities: Learning And Personal Development
Restrictions: Cannot be taken with EX160, or any other module coded 190
15 N/A
RPE101: Philosphical And Ethical Arguing 15 SEM1
RPE102: Religion In The Contemporary World 15 SEM1
RPE103: Contemporary Ethical Issues 15 SEM2
RPE104: Introducing Islam 15 SEM2
RPE105: Judaism 15 SEM1
RPE106: New Religious Movements 15 SEM2
RPE107: Western Philosophy 15 SEM2
RPE108: Greek Philosophy 15 SEM1
RPE136: Overseas Study Visit
Restrictions: Cannot be counted with OTC136 Overseas Study Visit or OTC116 Overseas Study Visit
15 N/A

Level II Modules:

Code and Title CAT
Points
Study Period
PHI201: The God Of Philosophy 15 N/A
PHI202: The Rationalists 15 N/A
PHI204: Critical Philosophy 15 N/A
PHI299: Scholarly Project 15 N/A
RPE201: Philosophy, Science And Belief
Prerequisites: Pass RPE101
15 SEM1
RPE206: Ethical Traditions
Prerequisites: Pass RPE101
15 SEM1
RPE207: 20th Century Western Philosophy 15 SEM1
RPE209: Philosophy Of Mind
Prerequisites: Pass RPE101
15 SEM2
SPX208: Ethics And Morality In Sport I
Restrictions: Cannot be taken with SV201
15 SEM1
SY232: Social Theory: Major Shifts In Modern Society
Restrictions: Cannot be counted with SY227 or SY228
15 SEM1

Level III Modules:

Code and Title CAT
Points
Study Period
PHI301: Buddhist Philosophy
Restrictions: None. However, students are strongly advised to familiarise themselves with the basic teachings and practices of Buddhism before the start of the module.
15 N/A
PHI302: Islamic Philosophy
Restrictions: None. However, students are strongly advised to familiarise themselves with the basic teachings and practices of Islam before the start of the module.
15 N/A
PHI333: Dissertation 30 N/A
PHI398: Indpendent Study 15 N/A
RPE301: Love, Sex And Death 30 YEAR
RPE304: Ethics And Reason
Prerequisites: Pass RPE201, or RPE207, or SY22x
30 YEAR
RPE305: Philosophy And Literature
Prerequisites: Pass RPE2XX, or EX2XX
15 SEM2
RPE307: Philosophical Close Reading 15 SEM1
SY319: Research, Epistemology And Philosophy
Restrictions: Cannot be taken with SY310
15 SEM1