|Study location||United Kingdom, Lipman Building, Newcastle City Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.
You will be able to investigate key developments in international conflict and security, and responses to them. You will have the opportunity to study different types of war and conflict, including inter-state war, intra-state wars (ethnic or civil conflict, independence movements, new wars and complex emergencies) and international terrorism; as well as political, institutional and legal tools and frameworks to address them.
The programme is comprised of four core modules and an independent guided piece of research in the form of a dissertation.
• International law and global justice (30 credits)
• Contemporary challenges in conflict, war and security (30 credits)
• Theorising conflict, war and security (30 credits)
• International security governance (30 credits)
• Dissertation (60 credits)
• Research Methods (0 credits)
The MA International Relations, Conflict and Security is designed to give you a firm grounding in theoretical and professional development. You will graduate with a wide range of transferable skills that would be particularly useful for careers within international organisations, NGOs, government, media or academia.
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