MA Coursework


MA candidates must complete 18 credit hours total (six courses: PHIL 6000, four courses from the course series PHIL 6022-6026, and one course from either PHIL 6202 or 6102) and a thesis.


6000 The Graduate Seminar


The seminar is designed to afford graduate students first-hand experience of mature philosophical discussion and presentation of papers.

6011-6016 Author and Area Seminars

A subset of these courses is offered annually, as resources permit.

  • 6011 Ancient and Medieval Philosophy- Detailed study of one philosopher in the ancient and/or medieval period.
  • 6012 Modern Philosophy - Detailed study of one philosopher in the modern period.
  • 6013 Contemporary Philosophy -Detailed study of one philosopher in the contemporary period.
  • 6014 Metaphysics - Detailed examination of one problem in metaphysics.
  • 6015 Theory of Knowledge - Detailed examination of one problem in the theory of knowledge.
  • 6016 Ethics and Political Philosophy- Detailed examination of one problem in ethics and/or political theory.
  • 6101 Selected Texts or 6102 Current Issues

Contact

Department of Philosophy

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000