University of Glasgow
This course offers students the opportunity to examine many of these contemporary threats, and the strategic actions and policy developments designed to deal with them; it also provides a deep understanding of social science research methods.
Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.
Core modules in: international security and global politics; thematic issues in global security; qualitative research methods; social sciences statistics; introduction to social theory for researchers; dissertation; options include: critical perspectives on securities and vulnerabilities; comparative approaches to warfare and violent conflict; freedom, security and justice in the European union; globalisation and European integration; globalisation and the new security agenda in central and eastern Europe; society, environment and the concept of sustainable development in post Soviet Russia; post-Soviet Russia (renegotiating global and local identities); the European Union in international politics and development; international relations theory; the internet and civil society; human rights and global politics; insurgency and counter-insurgency, 1800-present; British military power since 1945; the American way of war (from the revolution to the war on terror); social change and social justice (activism, social movements and democracy); development, post-colonialism and environment; the global criminal economy; ethics in global politics.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (EU fees)||24 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
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