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Number of ECTS credits: 
60
Number of years: 
1
Study language: 
English
Faculty: 
Arts and Philosophy
Campus: 
Brussels Engineering, Sciences & Humanities Campus

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Research Master Philosophy

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Research Master of Arts in Philosophy

Standaard traject
Academic year 2017-2018
1. General Courses
1.1 Advanced optional courses
1.2 Research project
1.3 Research seminars
2. Elective courses
3. Master's Dissertation

Algemene opleidingsonderdelen

Studenten die het modeltraject volgen, nemen uit de verdiepende optievakken en de keuzeopleidingsonderdelen in het eerste jaar 40 ECTS op, aangevuld met 20 ECTS onderzoeksseminaries. In het tweede jaar worden 30 ECTS onderzoeksseminaries, het onderzoeksproject en de masterproef opgenomen.
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 30 ECTS credits.

Onderzoeksproject

Verplicht studiedeel
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 6 ECTS credits.
Title Course titular Semester ECTS credits
Developing and Writing Research Proposals in Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 6

Research seminars

Subscribe to 50 credit units from the following list.

Research seminars

Subscribe to 20 credit units in the first year
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 20 ECTS credits.
Title Course titular Semester ECTS credits
Bio-Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
Contemporary Continental Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Empirical Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
History and Philosophy of Science 1st and 2nd semester 10
History and Reception of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy and Religion 1st and 2nd semester 10
History of Early Modern Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Kant and Post-Kantian Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Logic 1st and 2nd semester 10
Media Philosophy and Media Theory 1st and 2nd semester 10
Moral Psychology and Meta-Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophical Anthropology 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy and Ethics of Gender, Sexuality and Diversity 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy Anthropology 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy of Biomedical and Social Sciences 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Sciences 1st and 2nd semester 10
Political Philosophy after Rawls: Equality, Justice and Diversity 1st and 2nd semester 10
Religion and Secularisation 1st and 2nd semester 10
Religion and Secularisation 1st and 2nd semester 10

Research seminars

Subscribe to 30 credit units in the second year
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 50 ECTS credits.
Title Course titular Semester ECTS credits
Bio-Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
Contemporary Continental Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Empirical Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
History and Philosophy of Science 1st and 2nd semester 10
History and Reception of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy and Religion 1st and 2nd semester 10
History of Early Modern Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Kant and Post-Kantian Philosophy 1st and 2nd semester 10
Logic 1st and 2nd semester 10
Media Philosophy and Media Theory 1st and 2nd semester 10
Moral Psychology and Meta-Ethics 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophical Anthropology 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy and Ethics of Gender, Sexuality and Diversity 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy Anthropology 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy of Biomedical and Social Sciences 1st and 2nd semester 10
Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Sciences 1st and 2nd semester 10
Political Philosophy after Rawls: Equality, Justice and Diversity 1st and 2nd semester 10
Religion and Secularisation 1st and 2nd semester 10
Religion and Secularisation 1st and 2nd semester 10

Keuzeopleidingsonderdelen

Op te nemen: hoogstens 10 ECTS te selecteren uit het programma van de masteropleidingen van de betrokken universiteiten.
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 10 ECTS credits.

Master's Dissertation

Obligatory course
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 24 ECTS credits.
Title Course titular Semester ECTS credits
Master's Dissertation 1st and 2nd semester 24