Politics and International Relations
This programme aims to provide students with a secure knowledge of the major theories, concepts and issues relating to Politics and International Relations in a variety of intellectual traditions and historical and contemporary contexts. Students will gain a systematic understanding of a range of debates and discussions raised by past and present approaches to the subject. In addition, the PgCert will equip students with the necessary skills appropriate to evaluating, analysing and interpreting both academic and practitioner approaches to politics and international relations.
A good 2nd Class degree, or equivalent, in any subject. Relevant professional experience may be considered in lieu of standard qualifications. Students not meeting the standard entry qualifications may be asked to write a 3,000 word essay to demonstrate their academic abilities. IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Core module: major approaches to the study of international relations. In addition students will choose 2 optional modules from the range available in the department of politics, philosophy and religion.
Assessment is through coursework.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 2,086 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 1,733 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 1,042 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|