Liverpool John Moores University
Diplomacy and Security Studies
Understanding the interplay between international diplomacy and security. This 100% distance learning programme is delivered in partnership KNECT365/Informa. - To provide a distance learning programme in Diplomacy and Security Studies for full-time employees - Encourage an advance understanding of the principles and developments of Diplomacy and Security Studies - To enable students to make an original contribution to the disciplines of Diplomacy and Security Studies and the advancement of professional security practice - To produce competent, informed reflectively and ethically competent students who have a developed academic understanding the key issues within Diplomacy and Security Studies and the theories which underpin the disciplines
Master of Science - MSc (UG): You will need: A relevant second class honours degree or above (such as in criminology, social or political science), or an overseas equivalent qualification is normally required. Alternatively, a graduate level professional qualification of comparable standard and suitable work experience (such as policing, security or military work) may be accepted. Proficiency in English - where English is a second language you will be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 575. In some cases applicants who do not possess the standard entry requirements may be permitted to enrol at the discretion of the programme leader. When you apply, you will need to submit proof of your prior qualifications, your CV, a copy of your passport page and the £400 application fee.
Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Security Studies (PgCert) Intelligence Analysis (PgCert) Theory and Practice of Modern Diplomacy (PgCert) Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism (PgCert) International Relations in the Contemporary World (PgDip) Contemporary Issues in Crime, Safety and Security (PgCert) Diploma and Security Studies dissertation (MSc)
To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2019||-||2 Years|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2019||-||2 Years|
|Master of Science - MSc (UG)||Distance learning (part-time)||September 2019||-||2 Years|
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