University of Sussex
Social and Political Thought
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in a humanities or social sciences subject.
Autumn term: Text and critique in social and political thought; theorising the social. Spring term: you choose 2 options from: Capitalism and its critics; Hegel and Marx; international relations in world history; law and social theory; law, neoliberalism and the welfare state; law, security and the global public good; modernity and international relations; modern republicanism and commercial society; political and legal philosophy; religions, cultures and civilisations in international relations; the ethics and politics of globalisation; the Frankfurt school and critical theory; the idea of Europe; war, terror, violence and international law. Summer term: You undertake supervised work on the MA dissertation. There are regular work-in-progress seminars.
Core modules and options are assessed by 5,000-word term papers; there is also a 15,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,450 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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