King's College London, University of London
Russian Politics and Society
The course focuses on contemporary political, economic and social policy challenges, with the option to pursue a specialisation within domestic or foreign policy and security; students gain knowledge of the interlocking reform challenges that have faced Russia in recent decades, a fluency in Russian current events and an understanding of a range of disciplinary and theoretical approaches to policy and academic analysis.
A minimum 2.1 1st degree or an equivalent qualification from a British or overseas university. Professional qualifications and experience may be taken into account.
Modules include: Contemporary russian politics and policy; the practice of policy making in contemporary Russia; russian policy and society dissertation; indicative non-core content: the political economy of market reforms; inclusive development and emerging economies; international political economy of oil and gas; the policy process; empire, nation and modernity in eastern Europe (1914-1948); european security; geopolitics of natural resource disputes.
Assessment is by written coursework or written coursework and exam or presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Strand Campus||Westminster||WC2R 2LS||South East|
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