First or upper second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in social science.
Months of entry
The course provides you with a strong grounding in the analysis of international politics. There’s a focus on the role of major organisations in a global environment.
The programme trains you in different theoretical and methodological approaches from modern political science. You’ll evaluate their usefulness in explaining international political processes and organisational practices.
You’ll gain knowledge of global and regional problems including economic, security and environmental threats.
You’ll have the opportunity to do a research placement through the Erasmus programme - from Finland to Italy, and from Portugal to Slovakia.
The course consists of core and optional classes and a dissertation. The core classes provide an introduction to theories of international politics and to the actual workings of major world organisations, such as the EU.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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