University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

International Maritime Policy

The programme is of interest to maritime professionals in both sea- and shore-based sectors seeking to develop an in-depth understanding of current issues and future developments, public policy professionals seeking to develop maritime expertise, and graduates in maritime studies and public policy areas seeking further specialisation and postgraduate qualifications; the aims of the programme are: to establish knowledge and understanding of theoretical and practical issues affecting private and public maritime policy; to enable an appreciation of comparative approaches to national aspects of maritime policy; to provide the opportunity for students to learn from the experience of current practitioners in the maritime field.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have an Honours degree; or an equivalent qualification in an appropriate subject; or relevant personal or professional experience; UK-based applicants are interviewed prior to acceptance; applicants may be asked to provide examples of written work; students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above or an equivalent rating in another language testing system.

Course modules

Modules include: Methods, problems and issues in maritime policy; case studies in maritime policy; economics of international shipping; public shipping law; defence and security; research methods in maritime policy.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,350 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,350 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance learning
Greenwich Maritime Campus Greenwich SE10 9LS South East

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