Taught course

International Security and Risk

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal criterion for admission is a high upper second class Honours degree in a relevant subject (some examples may include social sciences, economics, history, or cognate fields) from a UK university or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Through this programme you will have the opportunity to develop new solutions to these complex challenges by undertaking wide interdisciplinary study. You will have the opportunity to examine the key security issues facing the world today, including cyber threats, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, and the challenges posed by states and non-state actors. With a focus on understanding the real-world policy implications of these security challenges, you will have the opportunity to develop practical, policy-relevant proposals. Using advanced research on risk analysis and decision making, you will be expected to apply advanced interdisciplinary skills and knowledge in addressing global security issues.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshms@southampton.ac.uk