Welsh Government and Politics
This taught programme of study is designed to develop a comprehensive understanding of the institutions and practices of governance in the devolved Wales. In addition to focusing on politics and governance in Wales, the programme locates developments in Wales in a broader UK and European context, providing also an overview of relationships between the various levels of governance. The course is taught by the leading experts in Welsh politics and government and benefits from the close links that exist between Cardiff University and the institutions of devolved government in Wales.
Suitable for graduates in politics, international relations, law, sociology and disciplines broadly conceived to have a social sciences or humanities focus. Students are normally required to have a 2.1 Honours degree classification or equivalent qualification. In addition, applicants whose 1st language is not English must obtain a British Council IELTS score of at least 6.5, or an equivalent English language qualification.
Compulsory modules: Contemporary Welsh politics; European governance and public policy; governing and policy making in Britain; research methods: approaches to knowledge. Optional modules include: Constitutionalism and governance; devolution and public policy in Wales; European economic governance and policies; nationalism in Europe; the law and devolution in Wales.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Econ)||Full-time||£ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Econ)||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Econ)||Part-time||£ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc (Econ)||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
Postgraduate Admissions Officer (POLITICS)
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