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Philosophy of Humanity and Culture

Tilburg University

Master Postgraduate Tilburg

Course description

Qualification Master of Arts
Field of study Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts
Course summary Study modern European philosophical classics. You learn to pose fundamental questions, analyze theories and apply critical thought to the understanding of contemporary art, culture, and media society.
Course description Study modern European philosophical traditions and classics. You learn to pose fundamental questions, analyze key theories and apply critical thought to the understanding of contemporary art, culture and media society. The knowledge and insights you acquire in this track is the best foundation for a career in philosophy, writing, journalism, teaching or research. Focusing on modern, postmodern, and contemporary European philosophy including works by; Kant, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Levinas, Lacan, and Žižek. Use themes that are treated in these works as a basis for discussions about the difference between 'nature' and 'culture', 'people' and 'animals', 'being' and 'appear', 'Enlightenment' and 'Romanticism'.
Study subjects This one-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS): * 7 track-specific courses of 3 ECTS (in total 21 ECTS) * 3 common courses of 6 ECTS (in total 18 ECTS) * 1 or 2 electives (in total 6 ECTS) * 1 Master's thesis (in total 15 ECTS)
Course objectives Study modern European philosophical traditions and classics. You learn to pose fundamental questions, analyze key theories and apply critical thought to the understanding of contemporary art, culture and media society. The knowledge and insights you acquire in this track is the best foundation for a career in philosophy, writing, journalism, teaching or research.
ECTS credits 60.00
Duration 12 month(s)
full-time
Language of instruction English
Instruction modes group discussion, group assignment, lecture, individual assignment, literature study, oral presentation, research, research project, seminar, tutorial, working group, self study
Accreditation NVAO

About the institution

Department Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Information about the institution At Tilburg University, our mission is to inspire students and faculty members to reach their full potential, and in doing so, reap a positive impact on the society around them.

Admission

Admission requirements
Language requirements
IELTS listening 6
IELTS overall band 6.5
IELTS reading 6
IELTS speaking 6
IELTS writing 6
TOEFL internet based 90
Professional experience required -
Duration 12 month(s)
full-time
Application deadlines
Start date EU/EEA Students Non-EU/EEA students
1 Feb 2020 1 Dec 2019 1 Oct 2019
1 Sep 2020 1 Jul 2020 1 Apr 2020
1 Feb 2021 1 Dec 2020 1 Oct 2020
1 Sep 2021 1 Jul 2021 1 Apr 2021
Tuition fees
Year EU/EEA Non-EU/EEA Institutional
2020 (FT)€ 2143n.a.n.a.

In short, the following rules apply:

  • The “EU/EEA rate” is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
  • The “non-EU/EEA rate” is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
  • The “institutional rate” is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
  • Note that FT, PT and D stand for "full-time", "part-time" and "dual", respectively.

Make sure you contact your institution to find out what rate applies to you. The rates listed here are estimates.

Scholarships

Orange Knowledge Programmes (OKP), Orange Knowledge Scholarship Programme (formerly NFP)

For more scholarships, visit: www.grantfinder.nl

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Contact

Contact information for the study programme

https://forms.tilburguniversity.edu/281

Cathy de Waele

Onderwijscoördinator en studieadviseur

c.e.a.dewaele@tilburguniversity.edu

Contact information for the institution

study info

https://forms.tilburguniversity.edu/281

Telephone number +31 (0) 13 -466 9111
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