Major & Joint Majors in Philosophy

The major and joint majors programs are designed to provide students with a thorough grounding in the main elements of philosophy. A UBC philosophy degree gives students the analytical skills, writing abilities, and cultural knowledge necessary for many careers. It also lays the groundwork for independent research in philosophy, and could lead to a graduate degree. In addition to the Major in Philosophy program, the Department offers four joint majors programs in the following areas: