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International Relations of the Americas MSc

International Relations of the Americas MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Relations American Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This MSc provides a detailed and systematic understanding of the international relations of the Americas, with regard both to inter-American relations and relations with the world beyond. The programme's graduates have established careers in research, journalism, teaching and policy formulation and implementation in both government agencies and NGOs. This programme, which is unique in the UK, introduces students to skills essential for the analytical study of the international relations of the Americas and assessment of the hemispherical and global issues currently facing foreign policymakers in the nation states of the Americas. The institute actively maintains and builds ties with cultural, diplomatic and business organisations with interests in the Americas, and provides resources to the wider academic community, serving and strengthening national networks of North Americanist, Latin Americanist and Caribbeanist scholars. Graduates of this programme are well placed to use their skills and knowledge to find employment in government, business, journalism, finance and international NGOs, teaching, or for further research in this field.

Different course options

Full time | UCL (University College London) | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Students will take either Researching the Americas: Latin America and the Caribbean or Researching the Americas: The United States.
The International Politics of Latin America - Core
Post-Cold War US Foreign Policy - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,440

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,790

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A basic reading competence in Spanish, French or Portuguese is useful but not essential.