University of Leicester
Security, Conflict and International Development
The programme covers meeting the strategic security and justice challenges of countries emerging from conflict; suitable for applicants working in international development, the programme covers conflict prevention and recovery; students study security sector reform, responding to the post conflict environment, understanding the role of security, how to develop the rule of law, the importance of human rights in delivering justice and security and broader issues relating to international security and the risks posed by countries emerging from and vulnerable to conflict.
At least a 2.2 Honours degree or an equivalent professional qualification; applicants without an undergraduate degree who can demonstrate significant work experience and knowledge considered individually.
Core modules include: Conflict prevention, response and recovery; security and rule of law in post-conflict states; researching security, conflict and international development; security sector reform; human rights, justice and security; international security risks; dissertation.
The course is assessed by a written assignment of 4,000 words for each module studied.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 10,365 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 12,455 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 10,365 per Whole course (EU fees)||2 years|
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College of Social Science Distance Learning Team
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