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Terrorism and Political Violence MSc

Terrorism and Political Violence MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Terrorism/Security Studies Conflict Management (Business)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course looks in depth at the concepts and politics surrounding terrorism, political violence and security in the post-Cold-War era. It will provide an understanding of the forces of global politics and develop the skills needed to engage in academic and professional discussions that are shaping the contemporary international agenda. With a focus on human rights and international conflict, the course strikes a balance between the theoretical and practical elements of the study of international relations.

Assessment

Essays, reports, class presentations, and dissertation.

Graduates will be well prepared for future careers in the diplomatic service; non-governmental organisations (NGOs); journalism; teaching; higher education; the armed forces; and public and private sector management.

Different course options

Full time | Penrhyn Road Campus | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This module will enable you to acquire a thorough understanding of the multifaceted character of politics by outlining key orthodox and critical paradigms in political theory as well as examining different normative frameworks within an evolving global politics. It combines the examination of theories and ideologies concerning the state with a historical and issue-based exploration of the interplay between different political actors including states, intergovernmental organisations, multinational corporations, NGOs and the civil society in the context of normative frameworks for global governance.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,190

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a second class degree or above or equivalent in an area appropriate to the content of the degree; Relevant non-certified learning; an appropriate combination of certificated and non-certificated learning.

University information

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