University of Essex
The course gives a general overview of such topics but students have a wide choice of modules than the other Masters courses. Graduates from this course can expect to find jobs in market research, the media and central or local government; it also provides a foundation for further research in political science.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or equivalent, in relevant subject; IELTS 6.5.
Core modules include: Introduction to political theory; political analysis; British political parties. Optional modules include: Contemporary theories of justice; corruption; democracy, citizenship and constitutions; development, state building and terrorism; environmental politics; human rights and political theory; international negotiation; international security studies; political analysis; political economy; political integration and the European union; political principles and public policy; post-war German politics; power, agency and radical democracy; problems of global justice; project: collaborative faculty/student research experience; project: politics; quantitative political analysis; rule and resistance: political themes in literature and film; the American presidency; the analysis of conflict and peace.
Assessment methods include written coursework, assignments, end of term tests and an exam at the end of the year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||£ 4,400 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||£ 8,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
Graduate Administrator, Department of Government