University of Sussex
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in politics, international relations, philosophy, law, history, sociology, anthropology, development studies or a related field.
Autumn term: Human rights and the politics of culture; liberalism, modernity and globalisation. Spring term: You adapt the course to your interests by taking 2 modules from: Activism for development and social justice; anthropology of childhood; critical debates in environment and development; cultural understandings of health and healing; culture and identity rights; embodiment and institutionalisation of violence, conflict and conciliation; fair trade, ethical business and new moral economies; globalisation and rural change; human rights in international relations; international crimes; knowledge, power and resistance; migration, inequality and social change; poverty, vulnerability and the global economy; reconciliation and reconstruction; refugees, displacement and humanitarian response; the architecture of aid; the politics of citizenship and immigration; transnational migration and diaspora; women and human rights. Options may vary. You also take a research methods and professional skills module, which provides training to prepare you for further research and a professional career. This module is delivered as a series of workshops including one that prepares you for your dissertation. Summer term: You undertake supervised work on your dissertation.
Assessment is by a 3 hour unseen exam; a 5000-word term paper; assessment of spring-term options varies, but will mainly consist of term papers; a 10000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|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||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||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
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