Taught course

Conflict Studies

University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Social Sciences

Entry requirements

You will be expected to have a good Honours degree with a social science element Graduates from other disciplines (e.g. humanities subjects) may still be eligible for entry You should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)

Months of entry

January, October

Course content

Conflict Studies explores conflicts and the issues surrounding them
Rooted in history and politics, students may focus on specific conflicts and debates, including the importance of military history in understanding the past
You will engage in debates surrounding events and issues in the First and Second World Wars, the Cold War, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Middle East conflict, Northern Ireland, post-Cold War conflict, and the post-9/11 security paradigm
You will gain an informed understanding of contemporary international security and the historical roots of current crises
Taught by internationally-recognised specialists in conflict studies, international relations and military history

Information for international students

TOEFL score of 550 or above, IELTS score of 6.0 or above, or evidence of English equivalent proficiency. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Please see contact details below
0800 953 3222