University of Reading
This course aims to provide students with a deeper knowledge and theoretical understanding of the academic discipline of international relations; it seeks to acquaint students with the current debates in the field and their relationship to contemporary problems of world politics.
Students should have a 2.1 degree or above (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.
Modules include: international relations; conflict and conflict resolution; origins and causes of war; terrorism in a globalising world; conflict in the Middle East. Options: the political economy of civil war; international security studies; contemporary diplomacy; key concepts of strategy; strategic theorists; strategic practice ; the origins and causes of war; conflict in the Middle East; terrorism in a globalising world; the politics and economics of immigration; governance, security, development ; building peace after civil war; seminar series on case studies in politics and international relations; work placement and project; philosophical issues in the social sciences; introduction to research methods in politics and international relations; international institutional law and dispute settlement; international criminal law; Israel/Palestine: international law and human rights questions; law of armed conflict; the use of military force; public international law.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 6,930 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Mixed mode||-||72 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
0118 378 5289