University of Southampton
This programme is designed to develop your understanding of issues such as globalisation, international relations and global governance. It explores theoretical perspectives in international relations, challenges in global politics, and how we might usefully analyse contemporary developments in terms of the changing balance of global power and the challenges of global coordination.
MSc: First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Core modules: One World, Many Theories: Understanding International Relations Theories; Philosophy of Social Science Research; Research Design and Practice Optional modules: four from a wide range in Politics and International Relations; one from Social Sciences, Plus dissertation.
Each module will involve one or two sessions each week spread over the semester. For each module, students will be expected to write one or more essays (or equivalent), make presentations or contribute to seminar discussions. Some modules are assessed by essays, others by exams, and some by a mix of these methods. Exams are held at the end of each semester.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||17,546 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site - Highfield Campus||SO17 1BJ||South East|
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