Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree in a related subject, or equivalent professional qualifications.

Months of entry


Course content

Designed to investigate the growth of the phenomena, its political context and most importantly, to provide a thorough examination of the counter-terrorism measures.

The programme assesses terrorism events and issues of the 20th and 21st centuries and analyses the increasing ‘securitisation’ of social life. It connects the conceptual basis of academic study to practical issues facing the international community and considers emerging terrorism threats and issues pertaining to counter-terrorism, law enforcement, government agencies and the private sector.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English, must meet the following English language requirements:

  • IELTS with a minimum of 6.5 in all subjects
  • TOEFL with a minimum of 575
  • or the equivalent.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
28 months
part time
28 months
28 months
28 months

Course contact details

Murray McArthur
+44 20 7017 4237