A Level in Philosophy
|Start Date:||14 September 2020|
|Funding information:||Free For Eligible 16-18 year olds and First Full L3 for 19-23 year olds. Adult Learner Loans available, course costs apply.|
Course OverviewPhilosophy is about using rational argument and logical thinking to shine some light on life’s big questions. In doing so you’ll get a greater understanding of the world we live in, and of yourself.
Course ContentWe look at: Epistemology - What can we know? What is Perception? What can I ever know about how you perceive the world? Can you trust your senses, or are you really a brain in a tank? Philosophy of Religion - Can the existence of God be proved? Students investigate arguments relating to the existence of God. Moral philosophy - Who shapes these?
Five GCSE subjects at grade C/4 or above (including English and maths).
You will be able to progress to university level study or on to employment.