Taught course

International Politics (Specialist)

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of International Politics
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a very good 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent in a cognate subject, plus a satisfactory reference. Candidates who do not meet this requirement will be considered on a case by case basis and are normally interviewed as part of the application process.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The global challenges of the 21st century place important demands on students of international politics. Not only do we need to understand the ongoing changes in the nature of war and conflict, but we are also today faced with important transformations in global power relations, international flows of goods, people and diseases and, indeed shifts in the nature of political communities. Whatever your background, whether in international politics or another discipline, this flagship MA programme provides you with the necessary tools to tackle these shifting landscapes. With a wide range of modules and departmental expertise at your disposal, the scheme wil expose you to envisioning new, different, better ways forward in our efforts to cope with the challenging political, military, social, economic and environmental contexts we live in today.

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Fees and funding

UK students
£6280
International students
£14500

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Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Secretary
Email
interpol@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1970 622 708