University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Political Communication

Students on this course attend lectures, seminars and tutorials and take part in project work and case studies; and study 4 core courses: 2 in methodology and 2 foundational courses in political communication; as well as 2 optional courses chosen from a range in politics and other selected courses offered at the university; they also write a dissertation on a political communication topic of their choice, under the guidance of personal supervision by a specialist member of staff.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.

Course modules

Media and democracy; political institutions, crisis and communication; qualitative research methods; and social science statistics 1; optional courses: challenges in international politics; China's international politics; comparative European politics; ethics in global politics; EU in international politics and development; foreign policy of the United States; globalisation and European integration; human rights and global politics; media, war and security; internet and civil society.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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