University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Global Racism Studies

This course gives students the opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts, issues and debates applicable to racism, ethnicity, gender and inequality; students critically and creatively evaluate current issues, research and advanced scholarship within this field.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd or 1st class degree in a social science discipline, or an equivalent professional qualification; relevant experience is taken into account where appropriate; candidates who have narrowly missed securing an Upper 2nd degree may be considered on their merits.

Course modules

Core modules: Advanced ethnicity and racism studies; 'race', identity and culture in the black Atlantic; racism and ethnicity; dissertation; 2 modules: research strategy and design; liquid sociology; quantitative research methods; qualitative research methods; issues in social policy analysis and research; debates on disability theory and research; social policy, politics and disabled people; disability and development; evaluation research; from conception to the grave: health in a global context; contemporary social thought.

Sponsorship information

University awards.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,900 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 2,875 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
PgDip Variable - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 343 8056