Taught course

Strategy and International Security

Institution
University of Hull · Department of Politics and International Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

The University normally looks for a good standard of UK Bachelors degree at the Honours level (at least second class), or an equivalent standard in a non-UK post-school-leaving qualification of at least three years duration, and awarded by a recognised higher education institute. Because strategic/security is a practical subject, mature students are considered on basis of experience and motivation, and formal qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Core course modules: Strategic Studies and Security, Theoretical and Applied. In addition students choose courses from: Strategic Thought (Pre-nuclear, and Nuclear-age); Maritime Strategy; Foreign Policy of Soviet/Russian State; Indo-China and Foreign Powers; Quadrilateral Power Relations in Pacific Basin; other regional options.

Information for international students

Competence in English language is required, as evidenced by IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent, or previous study in English. Candidates who do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University prior to entering their programme. Please see www.hull.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
5000
International students
12000

ESRC; government.
For other information on fees and funding please go to: www.hull.ac.uk/money

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 assessment66
Dissertation34 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgstudy@hull.ac.uk
Phone
01482 466 208
Fax
01482 466 208