PPR home Lancaster University home page
You are here: Home > Undergraduate >Philosophy Course Modules>BA Ethics, Philsophy and Religion Part II Modules

BA Ethics, Philsophy and Religion Part II Modules

Please note that the availability of modules varies from year to year For currently available modules, please check the 2014-2015 Part II handbook.

2nd year core options

All students will be required to take PPR.399 (the dissertation unit – 30 credits).


In the second year all students must take two of the following (one Philosophy and one Religious Studies).

  • PPR202: Ethics: Theory and Practice
  • PPR242: Religion and Society
  • PPR243: Constructing Ethics: Christianity and Islam
  • PPR244: Western Philosophy and Religious Thought

The remaining two modules must be chosen from the list below:

  • PPR201: History of Philosophy
  • PPR202: Ethics: Theory and Practice
  • PPR220: Modern Political Thought
  • PPR225: Introduction to Peace Studies
  • PPR239: Indian Politics, Society and Religion
  • PPR242: Religion and Society
  • PPR243: Constructing Ethics: Christianity and Islam
  • PPR250:Christianity in the Modern World: Tradition and Transformations
  • PPR251: Islam: Tradition, Community and Contemporary Challenges
  • PPR252: Buddhism and Modernity in Asian Societies
  • PPR253: Hinduism in the Modern World

3rd year core options

In the third year the 90 credits will be composed by following one of the following options:

(1)          PPR.399, plus 4 half modules chosen from the core list (below).  Remaining modules may be freely chosen from across the range of third year modules in PPR.


(2)          PPR.399, plus a maximum of 30 credits chosen from the second year core list (to be counted as a third year module), plus 2 half modules from the third year list.  Remaining modules may be freely chosen from across the range of third year modules in PPR.

  • PPR302: Continental Philosophy
  • PPR307: History of Twentieth Century Philosophy
  • PPR308: Moral, Legal and Political Philosophy
  • PPR309: Practical Philosophy
  • PPR311: Applied Philosophy
  • PPR320: Political Ideas: Liberal Thought
  • PPR321: Reading Political Theory
  • PPR322: Liberals and Communitarians
  • PPR328: Understanding External Intervention in Violent Conflicts
  • PPR340: Islamic Politics
  • PPR341: Contemporary Issues in Human Rights
  • PPR349: Politics and Ethics in Indian Philosophy
  • PPR350: Indian Religious and Philosophical Thought
  • PPR351: Modern Religious and Atheistic Thought
  • PPR352: New Religions and Alternative Spiritualities
  • PPR356: Religion in Schools
  • PPR357: Religion and Politics
  • PPR359: Religion in Contemporary Indian Life
  • PPR360: Modern Christian Thought
  • PPR361: Spirit Possession in Social Contexts
  • PPR362: Religion and Violence
  • PPR 363: Media, Religion and Politics
  • PPR390: PPR in Education
  • PPR391a: Religions in the Modern World
  • PPR391c: Philosophy of Medicine
  • PPR392a: Future Generations
  • PPR392d: The Imagination
  • PPR399: Dissertation


Full PPR module list

For more details of specific course requirements please see the 2014-2015 Part II handbook.

«Back

| Home | About | Undergraduate | Postgraduate | Research and impact | Staff |
| News and Events
| Current Students | Schools Outreach | Contact Us |
Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion County South, Lancaster University, LA1 4YL, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 1524 594260  Fax: +44 (0) 1524 594238 Email: ppr@lancaster.ac.uk

Save this page: delicious logo Del.icio.us Digg It Reddit Reddit Facebook Stumble It Stumble It!

Privacy and Cookies Notice