University of Buckingham
Global Affairs and Diplomacy
This course aims to help to prepare graduates for careers in foreign and other ministries, international organisations, international journalism and global civil society organisations or for further research; areas of study include the history of the international system; international law and diplomacy; global governance; foreign policy analysis; global diplomacy; security challenges and other global issues and security challenges: flash points and hot spots. The courses are taught intensively in lectures, seminars and small group tutorials. They assume little prior knowledge but rapidly bring students to an advanced level of understanding.
1st or 2nd Class degree, or relevant work experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 or above in each component).
Modules include: commercial diplomacy; diplomacy; diplomatic tools of conflict resolution and crisis management; dissertation; evolution of diplomacy; foreign policy analysis; global governance 1; global governance 2; international law and diplomacy; security challenges and other global issues.
Assessment takes the form of written assignments and examinations and an individually supervised 12,500 word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,320 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,860 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|The University of Buckingham||Buckingham||MK18 1EG||South East|