Philosophy of Medicine




Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Open
Geared both to philosophy graduates, as a pathway into research in Philosophy of Medicine, and medical (and other) graduates, to introduce them to key concepts, arguments, texts and techniques in the Philosophy of Medicine.

Arts & Humanities graduate class
  • Offers a pathway into the Philosophy of Medicine particularly well suited to students whose undergraduate background is in medicine.
  • Offers a wide selection of optional topics, both current and historical, covering the entire philosophical spectrum from aesthetics to logic and everything in between.
  • Located in the heart of London. 
Programme leader/s
Dr Jasper Reid and Professor Sherrilyn Roush
Awarding institution
King's College London
There will be different pathways for conversion and non-conversion students.
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Strand Campus.
Student destinations
Further research in philosophy of medicine, or one or other branch of the medical profession; but also teaching, management, the financial or public sector.
Year of entry 2016
Offered by
Maughan Library