Diplomacy and Religion
This programme is designed to encourage students to consider the practical processes, ideological dynamics and theoretical dimensions involved in the interface of diplomacy and religion. The programme is relevant to those thinking about or currently working in diplomacy, international non-government organisations (NGOs), and international policy and politics, and core modules are supported by selected politics modules. Distinguished diplomatic and foreign policy practitioners directly contribute to elements of the programme. Students may also opt to participate in trips to, for example, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London, European Union organisations in Brussels and international organisations in Geneva.Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent. Relevant professional qualifications and experience will also be considered. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: Studying religion; theory and method in postgraduate study; dissertation (20,000 words). Plus: Theory and concepts in diplomacy and foreign policy; or issues and practice in diplomacy and foreign policy.
Assessment is based on coursework (participation in weekly learning activities and a 5,000 word essay) and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|