University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Terrorism and Political Violence

The course develops critical understanding of the concept of terrorism, and political violence and focus on knowledge and understanding of the principal social, and psychological factors that influence the emergence, development, and abandonment of terrorism as a method of waging conflict. It offers an understanding, and critical evaluation of the political context to contemporary terrorism, introduces students to critical assessment of terrorist incidents around the world and examines selected approaches to counter-terrorism, and the development of new responses.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 20,370 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Wales) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (EU) 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (England) 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Module (International) 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (EU) 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (England) 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Module (International) 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 1,650 per Module (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 20,370 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,870 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01334 462945