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Philosophical Foundation Program

The purpose of the Philosophical Foundation program is to ready incoming students for graduate-level studies in English. As students will be coming from different educational backgrounds, this program aims to give all entering students the analytical, research, and communication skills required to successfully complete the M.A. program.

Course Code Course Title Term Credits
PH2100 Critical Thinking Pre-Entry 3
PH2200 English for Philosophical Analysis I * Pre-Entry N/A
PH2300 Logic 1 3
PH2110 Philosophical Research Methods 1 3

Core Coursework

Category Course Code Course Title Term Credits
History PH2400 Asian Philosophies 2 3
PH2410 Discovering a Khmer Philosophy 5 3
PH2420 Buddhist Philosophy 4 3
Value Theory PH2500 Ethics 1 3
PH2510 Applied Ethics 2 3
PH2520 Social and Political Philosophy 2 3
PH2530 Philosophy of Feminism 3 3
Metaphysics & Epistemology PH2600 Metaphysics, East and West 4 3
PH2610 Epistemology 3 3
PH2620 Philosophy of Science 4 3
English Language PH2210 English for Philosophical Analysis II 1 -
PH2220 English for Philosophical Analysis III 2 -
Thesis PH2900 Thesis Seminar 4 -
PH2910 Thesis 4,5 15

Contact Info

Program Coordinator:

Dr. Saphon Somolireasmey
Tel: (855) 12 250 368
(855) 69 777 855
Email: saphon.somolireasmey@rupp.edu.kh
Office: Campus II

Assistant to the Program:

Prof. Mech Samphors
Tel: (855) 12 581 106
Email: mech_samphors@yahoo.com
Address: Office of MA in Philosophy (Room: 111), Royal University of Phnom Penh (Campus 2)

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