3 start dates per year.
This Bachelor of Arts with a Philosophy major explores fundamental questions about reality, existence and knowledge.
The Philosophy major focuses particularly on Asian philosophy, psychoanalysis, and philosophy practices in continental Europe. It also covers questions dealing with nature of human existence; value, belief and purpose; and knowledge and belief.
As well as majoring in Philosophy, you can elect other areas of interest to study as part of your Arts degree.
As an online student you’ll have the flexibility to study when and where it suits you, and graduate with the same globally-recognised Deakin University qualification as an on-campus student.
Selection is based primarily on academic merit. Your existing qualifications and work experience will also be considered in the selection process.
Bachelor of Arts - Philosophy major
Through this Philosophy major you will develop the ability to:
You will also develop skills specific to the other units you choose to make up your Arts degree.
Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
As an online student you’ll watch lectures, complete readings and participate in tutorials, just like an on-campus student. The difference is you’ll do this online, when it suits you.
Deakin was one of the first universities in Australia to deliver courses for off-campus students, and they pride themselves on an online learning system that is cutting-edge, engaging and easy to use.
Through their platform CloudDeakin, you’ll:
You’ll also be involved in conversations with other students and your tutors through virtual classrooms and discussion boards.
You can access the same support services as on-campus students – either via Deakin’s website, over the phone, on Skype, or in person if you are near a Deakin campus.
Specialist online advisers can help you develop successful study skills, discuss your course direction and provide career guidance.
You can also access:
The online orientation at the start of your course will introduce you to helpful resources.
Possible study loads:
For each unit, you need to allow around 10 hours a week for reading, online activities and assessments.
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