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Philosophy

... looks into questions such as ...

  • What can I know?
  • What can I do?
  • What may I hope?
  • What is a human?
  • Why are these questions of interest?
  • Even though the subject matters covered in the mandatory classes are both very comprehensive and rather dry, they are easily applicable and provide a great overview.

    Anna-Lena Koke, Bachelor's degree read more ...

Degree programmes

 

Philosophy, Master 1 subject

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

it offers an insight into 2500 years of European intellectual history and to a systematic investigation of the fundamental issues of thinking.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Theoretical philosophy
  • Practical philosophy
  • History of philosophy
  • Philosophy of culture
  • Natural philosophy

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

have:

  • a passion for reading and discussions

enjoy:

  • sophisticated arguments and fundamental thoughts

struggle through:

  • challenging texts and complex theories
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • B.A. Philosophy
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in academia
  • in schools
  • in the publishing and media industry
  • as authors

And else?

An internship ...

is optional.

Studying abroad ...

is recommended. It is done in the 3rd semester.
Duration: 1 or 2 semesters

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Dr. Michael Anacker
Building, Room: GA 3/142
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22725
Email:
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Philosophie
Building, Room: GA 3/36
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-24720
Email:
Website Fachschaft

Profile

Degree: Master of Arts
Start: Winter- and summer semester
Duration: 4 semesters
Classroom language: German, English

Detailed information for international applicants

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