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Philosophy Degrees in Australia

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Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind and language. A philosophy degree may cover the complexity of humanity, as well as raising common philosophical questions. Philosophy is the perfect choice for any student who would like to develop their questioning, critical thinking and discussion, rational argument, and research skills.

Philosophy as an academic discipline covers a wide range of concepts and areas. A degree in philosophy will include taking modules in the major branches, such as metaphysics, ethics and logic. You will study some famous philosophers like Aristotle, Plato and Descartes. You may also get the chance to integrate theology in your studies.

Your degree will mainly be taught in the mode lectures and seminars. You may have the opportunity to participate in philosophical discussions and debates.

Study in Australia

Famous for surfing, sunshine and beaches, Australia has so much to offer to international students. The country's rich culture and history makes it a incredibly diverse country, and one that is welcoming and warm towards the international community. Australia has long been seen as a global leader in higher education, and places emphasis on delivering world-class education to both domestic and international students. The Group of Eight Universities is a prestigious group of universities that focus on providing internationally renowned faculty and research facilities across Australian higher education.

Philosophy degrees in Australia in 2024

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Bachelor of Philosophy/Bachelor of Laws UG:Bachelor

Australian Catholic University (ACU) Australia

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Philosophy (Honours) BA (Hons)

Murdoch University Australia

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Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) - Science Bachelor Degree

Australian National University Australia

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Bachelor of Philosophy, Politics and Economics Bachelor Degree

The University of Adelaide Australia

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Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics Bachelor Degree

Deakin University Australia

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Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) Bachelor Degree

The University of Western Australia Australia

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Want to see postgraduate courses? See postgraduate degrees in Philosophy in Australia

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