Build a postgraduate degree to match your personal interests and career ambitions – with this highly flexible MA programme. • Take a uniquely multi-disciplinary approach to social and political studies • Personalise your degree by selecting modules covering wide-ranging subjects such as social policy, international relations and human rights • Explore issues from the diverse standpoints of different social and political disciplines, broadening your perspective • Develop a global outlook: your MA studies will have a truly international focus throughout • Hone the research, critical thinking and analytical skills which are sought after by employers • Draw on the expertise of our highly qualified, enthusiastic and research-active teaching team • This is a new course starting in September 2017 (*subject to approval).
Depending on the modules you choose, you could go on fascinating fieldtrips. There may be opportunities, for instance, to visit the United Nations in Geneva, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and various embassies. Thanks to our strong professional networks, you will also benefit from a vibrant programme of guest speakers, including professionals working in the fields of social policy and politics who will share their experiences with you.
A professional learning environment
This course is delivered at One Friar Gate Square, the new home of Derby Law School. A modern, iconic building in the heart of the vibrant city centre, it is the perfect environment for innovative and engaging teaching.