Manchester Metropolitan University
International Relations and Global Communications
You will normally have at least an upper 2nd Class undergraduate UK Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject, or equivalent academic qualification. If you have a different background you may be admitted if you have proven experience in a relevant field.
You will study the following core units: International relations theory; current issues in media and communication; social science research methods; dissertation. You will then choose 3 optional units, taking at least 1 from each subject area, International Relations options include: Contemporary US foreign policy; Europe in turmoil; the policymaking process and comparative public policy; global communications options include: Globalisation, media and consumption; digital rights; critical discourse analysis; intercultural communication.
An extensive range of different forms of assessment is used throughout the programme including essays, policy-papers, oral presentations and reports, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, a research proposal, a 15,000 word dissertation, an article review and a public policy case study.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Manchester Campus||Manchester||M15 6BH||North West|