Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Applied Strategy (Maritime Security)

Immerse yourself in the world of contemporary strategy and gain a deeper understanding of the factors influencing strategy development. Delivered by the Dartmouth Centre for Seapower and Strategy (DCSS) and its partner organizations, you will benefit from a wealth of expertise, and develop the kind of thinking and learning skills that are valuable for employment in the military and other policy-orientated professions, notably diplomacy, journalism, organizational management, and the NGO sector.

Entry requirements

A relevant degree with Honours or an equivalent professional qualification. Other qualifications accompanied by substantial experience in an appropriate field may also be considered. Non-standard applications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Course modules

Core modules: contemporary maritime security threats; dissertation in maritime security; foreign policy and conflict resolution and war and strategy. Optional modules include: countering international terrorism; enhancing cognitive capability, learning, thinking, and communicating in strategic studies; mission design simulation; naval analysis and security threats in cyberspace. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 5 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 5 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MA Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858