MA curriculum examples

NOTE: These curriculum examples are based on the current regulations for Austrian/US dual-accredited Master's degrees. Student still completing a Hungarian Master's program, please click here for the archived regulations that apply to your program.

Two-year Philosophy MA program, overview of the planned curriculum (example)

(MANDATORY COURSES ARE IN GRAY)

1st year, 1st term

 

1st year, 2nd term

 

Academic Writing

2 cred

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

Ethics

2 cred

Logic

2 cred

Metaphysics

2 cred

Philosophy of Mind or Philosophy of Language

2 cred

Early Modern Philosophy

2 cred

Epistemology

2 cred

Continental Philosophy since Kant

2 cred

Ancient Philosophy

2 cred

Elective Courses

  4 cred

Elective Courses

  6 cred

 

 

 

 

 

 

2nd year, 1st term

 

2nd year, 2nd term

 

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

Elective Courses

10 cred

MA Thesis Seminar

2 cred

 

 

Elective Courses

  8 cred

 

 

MA Thesis

8 cred

Credits earned in the two years: 60 CEU credits (each year 30 CEU credits). Spring terms are mainly for preparation of exams or thesis writing. MA Thesis work starts however already in Fall of the second year. 

One-year Philosophy MA program, overview of the planned curriculum (example)

(MANDATORY COURSES ARE IN GRAY)

1st term

 

2nd term

 

Academic Writing

2 cred

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

Departmental Colloquium

1 cred

MA Thesis Seminar

2 cred

Logic

2 cred

Elective Courses

  8 cred

Elective Courses

  6 cred

MA Thesis

8 cred

Credits earned: 30 CEU credits. The spring term is mainly for thesis writing. MA Thesis work starts however already in the second year in Fall.