Swansea University

Swansea University

Development and Human Rights

This programme combines insights from the fields of development studies, politics, political theory and international law. It examines some of the key issues confronting 21st-century global societies through a dynamic programme that combines theoretical and applied perspectives and is taught by a team of leading academics in their fields. Students will be encouraged to apply legal theory, social and political theory and research tools in analysing and understanding development and human rights, as well as being taught key historical and policy dimensions and concepts.

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree in a relevant discipline, normally an lower 2nd or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules typically include: human rights and humanitarian intervention; international human rights law; international security in the Asia Pacific; war, identity and society; civil society and international development; war in space; women and politics; European Union governance and policy making.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 606752