Post-Colonial Politics (pathway in Research Training)
This course is designed to facilitate a critical awareness of the theory and practice of postcolonial studies in the contemporary world. Key concepts considered include hybridity, power and resistance. In this context students explore the assumptions, theories and practices that have defined traditional studies of relations between developed and underdeveloped states, and the alternative conceptualisation provided by a postcolonial perspective on international relations.
Honours degree (minimum 2.2 with minimum 56.5%) or equivalent (eg for US students, a Grade Point Average of 2.93); others considered individually normally through interview; plus evidence of suitability to study the course; references may be required; IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 93 (internet-based).
Core modules: postcolonial politics 1 (power, colonialism and identity); postcolonial politics 2 (development, democracy, resistance); plus optional modules, eg: theory and practice of international political community; security and defence policy in the European Union; international legitimacy since 1648; the Vietnam syndrome; American foreign policy.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,700 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 6,700 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 12,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,700 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 12,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penglais Campus||Aberystwyth||SY23 3AR||Wales|