Taught course

Legislative Studies and Practice

Queen's University Belfast · School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree at 65% or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Politics, European Studies, International Studies, Philosophy or a cognate subject area.

Shortlisted applicants for the programme will be interviewed by a panel comprising the Programme Convenor, one or more other members of the School's academic staff, and representatives of the Secretariat at the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Closing date for applications to this course is 22nd February 2017

Months of entry


Course content

This programme seeks to develop students' knowledge of the historical and political contexts - regional, national and European - in which the Northern Ireland Assembly operates; develop a detailed understanding among students of legislative practice through work-based learning in the Northern Ireland Assembly; and develop students' analytical, communication and research skills.

Information for international students

For information on international qualification equivalents please select Your Country from the list on our International Students website

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Elodie Fabre
+44 (0)28 9097 1366