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by John
Tue Oct 27, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 7
Views: 1968

Re: Introduction

As the search above shows, you can't do a straight degree in economics but you can do Politics, Philosophy and Economics (which is what I'm doing) or Economics and Mathematical Sciences. There are some additional options that allow you to do a Social Science degree with economics.
by John
Sun Oct 25, 2009 5:50 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 7
Views: 1968

Re: Introduction

Hi Tom, I've just completed A211 Philosophy and the human condition and just waiting on my exam result now. I've previously been studying economics and I now have two politics courses to complete my degree. I really enjoy philosophy but I don't have any plans to take it any further than I have acade...
by John
Fri Oct 23, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Philosophy videos
Replies: 104
Views: 43321

Re: Philosophy videos

The comedian Mark Steel covered a few philosophers in his TV (and radio) programs, The Mark Steel Lectures , most of which are available on YouTube. However, a number of his TV and radio programs are legitimately available for download on his own website at http://www.marksteelinfo.com/audiovideo/de...
by John
Thu Oct 22, 2009 11:04 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 7
Views: 1968

Re: Introduction

I've just come to the end of a first degree in philosophy and music after a very long time of part-time study with the Open University. I started life as a scientist (chemistry) and am now a painter. I hope to embark on some research into the ontological status of representation in music and the pl...
by John
Mon Aug 31, 2009 1:21 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 15
Views: 2664

Re: Hello everyone

Hi Dave.

I'm currently into my fourth year of a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics with the Open University myself so nice to come across a fellow student :D
by John
Thu Jul 23, 2009 11:25 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Greetings from Scotland
Replies: 4
Views: 1250

Re: Greetings from Scotland

Thanks for the kind welcome. I'll try to be at my most congenial myself but don't worry, I've enough experience of Usenet and political forums to withstand boisterous disagreement.
by John
Thu Jul 23, 2009 11:11 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Greetings from Scotland
Replies: 4
Views: 1250

Greetings from Scotland

Hi, I'm John. I'm early 41, Scottish and although I work in IT I'm currently studying part-time for a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics with the Open University in the UK. My main interests, as far as the degree is concerned, are really politics and economics but I'm currently studying th...