Taught course

International Relations

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Politics and International Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in a related discipline or an equivalent professional qualification. Relevant experience will also be taken into account.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme will shape your understanding of global politics in the contemporary world by introducing you to a wide range of theories, approaches and stimulating debates surrounding international politics and relations.

You will analyse topics central to the functioning of the international system and explore contemporary and historical approaches, focusing on country-specific, regional and international processes. Our emphasis on international studies invites an interdisciplinary approach and reflects the broadening nature of the subject beyond the confines of inter-state relationships.

You will have the opportunity to develop expertise in a specialist area of interest to you, whilst working with leaders in the field of international relations. As well as enhancing your knowledge in international relations and the complex and contradictory forces that shape the global agenda, this programme will equip you with excellent research skills, and develop your knowledge of relevant methodologies and approaches.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Politics and International Studies
Email
pgpolis@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 113 343 1741