University of Liverpool
Politics and Irish Studies
Students develop an advanced understanding of the theoretical and empirical debates surrounding the development of political institutions, as well as political and historical cultures, in the UK, Ireland and beyond.
A good 1st degree in an arts or social science subject. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.
Core modules: Masters dissertation; research methods in politics; hidden histories; controversy and conflict; session 2012-13; research methods; dissertation; optional modules: Europe and the world; the international politics of the Mediterranean and the middle east; comparative peace processes; the international system; international relations theory; image and representation; the theory and practice of conflict and peace; the theory and practice of conflict and peace; the conflict in northern Ireland 1960- present; understanding the northern Irish conflict: interpretations and solutions.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927