Field of study: Philosophy (Speciality: Philosophy of Being, Cognition and Value)
Type of studies: second-cycle (MA Programme)
System of studies: full-time or part-time
Duration: two years (four semesters)
- Full-time studies are free of charge for citizens of EU and EFTA countries as well as for people mentioned in article 43, bill 2, Prawo o szkolnictwie wyższym from 27.07.2005 with further changes. The other students pay 2000 euros for a year of studies (2200 euros in the first year of studies).
- Part-time studies: 3000 euros for a year of studies (two semesters).
Description of studies
Within second-cycle philosophy studies every student defines individual program of studies by choosing among seminars, proseminars, monographic lectures and elective courses taught in the Institute of Philosophy. The elective courses offer includes: Philosophy of Culture, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Politics, Social Philosophy, History of Polish Philosophy, Aesthetics, Logical Semiotics and/or Advanced Logic.
Studies end with preparing Master’s Dissertation and passing the Master’s Exam.
Philosophy second-cycle program graduate possesses deep and extensive knowledge and abilities in the range of subjects that comprise foundations of philosophical education. In accordance with personal interests she also knows particular philosophical trends, theories and issues as well as current debates concerning them. Philosophy graduate is able to analyse and interpret cultural phenomenons and write philosophical papers on her own. She is also capable of comprehending and translating foreign language papers, can think creatively and critically and has ability to formulate, explain and ground her own views.
Philosophy graduate is well prepared for taking up PhD studies and for research and didactic work in the field of philosophy in higher education schools. She can also teach Ethics and Introduction to Philosophy in schools.
Students who are not native speakers of English will also gain very good command of that language what makes them much more valuable from the point of view of potential employers.