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Students who commenced study in 2016 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

Monash University

Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Arts

Offered by

School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies


Professor Graham Oppy


Faculty of Arts

School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies


Caulfield, Clayton

This program provides research master's students with the opportunity to focus on developing knowledge, expertise and skill in their chosen discipline.

Program requirements

Students in the philosophy research master's program will be required to undertake the following activities:

  • Monash Graduate Research Induction (online)
  • Research Integrity (online)
  • Faculty induction, including occupational health and safety (where required)
  • 22 hours of attendance in philosophy masterclasses over the course of enrolment
  • 22 hours of philosophy workshops over the course of enrolment.

Students may also be directed or encouraged to attend and make presentations at various forums throughout their enrolment.

Relevant courses

2695 Master of Arts