Newcastle University

Newcastle University

World Politics and Popular Culture

This programme examines the changing dynamics of contemporary international relations in the context of the politics and various forces shaping and being shaped by popular culture. It focuses on key theories, policies and events in world politics in relation to both traditional and new media. This specialist knowledge and skills equip students for careers in government agencies, business, the media and other areas where an advanced knowledge and understanding of contemporary world politics and popular culture is needed.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in international studies, politics or a related discipline. Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications who have relevant professional experience will be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Clerical Officer (Postgraduate Taught), School of Geography, Politics and Sociology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7200