Philosophy (60 EC): Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Structure of the programme
The MA programme (60 EC): Philosophy, Politics and Economics consists of the following components:
Core Seminar (10 EC)
Students complete one compulsory core seminar on philosophical foundations of politics and economy.
Optional Courses (in total 30 EC)
Students select three optional courses. The optional courses of the programme focus on different philosophical perspectives oon politics and the economy.
Master’s thesis, thesis seminar, and exam (20 EC)
The MA programme will be concluded by a master’s thesis of 20 EC. Your master’s thesis is an independent academic contribution exploring philosophical perspectives on politics and the economy. Students follow the compulsory thesis seminar during the semester in which the thesis is being written. Before graduation students sit for a final exam for which they defend their thesis.
Additional information concerning objectives of the programme, master’s thesis and requirements for graduation is availabe at MA Philosophy 60 EC, 2017-2018.
Please note that the name of the specialisation will change to Philosophical Perspectives on Politics and the Economy, effective September 1, 2018.