International Relations, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    14750
    Tuition (Year)
    6500
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
Lancaster University ,
This is a broad based programme of study for those wishing to gain a thorough grounding in the theory, structure and working of the modern international system. Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.
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  • Key facts
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  • Fees and funding

About

This is a broad based programme of study for those wishing to gain a thorough grounding in the theory, structure and working of the modern international system. Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.

Programme Structure

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.

Year 1

    Core

    • Theory and Methods in Postgraduate Studies

    • Dissertation (Standard)

    • Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations

    Optional

    • Independent Study Module

    • Politics and International Relations of the Middle East

    • Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts

    • Globalisation: Its Meanings, Causes and Consequences

    • Theorising Security and War

    • Theory and Concepts in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

    • Issues and Practice in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

    • Public Policy

    • International Relations and Politics of South Asia

    • Conflict, Culture and Toleration

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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  • An upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent. Relevant professional qualifications and experience will also be considered.
  • IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 14750 International
  • GBP 6500 EU/EEA

Part Time (per year):£3,250

Funding

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