This online MA programme in Diplomacy and International Relations is designed to introduce students to theories, issues and processes connected with diplomacy, foreign policy and international relations. The programme is especially relevant to those thinking about or currently working in diplomacy, international NGOs, and international policy and politics.
The programme aims to help students to realise their academic potential, by encouraging choice and independence in their studies. Based on the distance learning pedagogical principles, it employs a wide variety of online learning tools to enhance students’ learning experience. Study throughout the whole programme is comprehensively supported through supervised online group discussions, web seminars and individual academic supervision to ensure an engaging and enjoyable distance learning experience.
Modules Core Modules • Theory and Method in Postgraduate Studies • Dissertation • Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations • Theory and Concepts in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy • Issues and Practice in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy
Optional Modules: • Theorising Security and War OR Religion and Conflict