Provides a thorough introduction to the principal ideas employed in the study of world politics
Develops an understanding of contemporary global challenges and equips you to analyse them critically
Freedom to tailor the programme to suit your research interests
Specialist research dissertation in consultation with an expert supervisor
Suitable for graduates from any discipline
What will you study?
International relations theory
Themes and issues in contemporary international relations
Origins and causes of war
Introduction to qualitative research methods in politics and international relations
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
We provide lots of opportunities for you to develop transferable skills for your future career. Our graduates move on to a wide range of roles, including UK ambassadors, military officers, members of the SAS or intelligence analysts, bankers, political analysts, university lecturers, staff college lecturers, journalists, officials in international organisations or police officers.
Others have gone into industry, teaching, local government administration, charitable foundations or Parliament.