The School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies (SOPHIS) offers a full program of undergraduate studies at the Clayton & Caulfield campuses, as well as more limited offerings in Philosophy via distance education.
Our staff offer a diverse range of units as part of several undergraduate degree programs.
We also offer postgraduate studies by coursework and research and actively recruit new MA and PhD students on a regular basis.
Please contact us to discuss your future study plans.
Teaching & Subject Areas
The Honours degree in the School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies is a fourth year of study beyond the normal B.A. It is possible to do Honours part-time. It is also possible to enter the Honours program at midyear.
The School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies offers a variety of subject-based coursework degrees.
The School’s comprehensive postgraduate program is characterised by a focus on student community, advising and support.
The School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies offers Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) in the following areas: Archaeology, Ancient History and Classics, Bioethics, History, Jewish Civilisation, Philosophy, and Religious Studies
The Monash Extension program (formerly known as Enhancement Studies) is offered by Monash to enable students in their last year at school to take a pair of university subjects as part of their VCE year.