London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

International Relations

This course focuses on contemporary international relations and the understanding of overall global dynamics. Its interdisciplinary approach links the study of international politics, international political economy and international public law. International change is also emphasised through the course. The course aims to equip you for analytical research on contemporary structures, processes and factors in international and transnational relations.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have a lower second (2:2) class honours degree (or above) or equivalent in a relevant discipline is required. Candidates with other relevant qualifications are welcome.

Course modules

Modules include: Theory and Research in International Relations, The Evolution of the Modern Interstate System, International Relations and the Legal Regulation of Conflict. Optional modules include: Religion in International Relations, Human Security, Security Studies, European Integration, International Conflict Resolution, Ethics in International Relations, and The New Europe in the New International System.

Assessment methods

Assessment varies from module to module but typically encompasses a mixture of essays, project work, oral presentations and unseen examinations. The dissertation element forms a third of the overall assessment weighting.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,300 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,300 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,150 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,350 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
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020 7133 4202