ACADEMY OF DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL GOVERNANCE
This programme will provide you with specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of the study of and the relationship between diplomacy, communication and information management.
Advances in communication are expanding and contracting our world simultaneously. Whilst whole nations are welcomed to the world through advances in technology, at the same time governments face the growing challenge of how to manage and harness communication for the advancement of their citizens. This programme uses real life examples to illustrate the challenges and opportunities offered by global communication and information exchange.
See the website http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/institutes-programmes/in-international-diplomacy-communication-and-information-management/
a) To provide specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of the study of and the relationship between diplomacy and communication and information management deploying appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with the specific subject area
b) To enable students to acquire a critical awareness of the current issues involved in the study of the relations between diplomacy, communication and information management
c) To provide training in the concepts and applications of research appropriate for the study of diplomacy, communication and information management
d) To offer opportunities for independent study and research within the related fields of diplomacy, communication and information management
e) To equip students with the skills to pursue careers as trained specialists in diplomacy with particular reference to communication and information management
To qualify for the award of the MSc degree in Diplomacy, Communication and Information Management you must complete five compulsory modules, choose any two optional modules and choose one module from the second subject modules list, totalling 120 credits. Students must also complete a Dissertation worth 60 credits.
In the first semester, students will pick a subject from the list of nominated Second Subject modules offered by the other Loughborough University in London Institutes.
All students taking MSc Diplomacy, Communication and Information Management will be given specific guidance on optional choices to help them make the correct choice for their chosen career development path.
Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments. Subject to your choices, there may also be exams.
This programme will equip you with the skills to pursue careers as trained specialists in diplomacy with particular reference to communication, international liaison and information management.
- Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures 1
- Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures 2
- Emergency Simulations
- Cultural Projection and Perception
- Information Management and Governance
Choose two modules only
- The Politics and Practice of the European Union
- Economic Diplomacy
- Diplomatic Discourse
- Diplomacy and Religion
SECOND SUBJECT MODULES
Choose one module only
- Design Thinking
- Media and Creative Industries: Context and Practices
- Media and Creative Industries: Critical Perspectives
- Introduction to Mobile Internet and Media Clouds
- Leadership Models and Practices: Applications to a Sport Context
- Principles of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Management Skills
Find more information on modules here http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/institutes-programmes/in-international-diplomacy-communication-and-information-management/
StudyLoughborough University London
offers a collaborative, innovative and inspiring learning environment, bringing together world-leading scholars, dynamic organisations and creative individuals with the emerging talent and leaders of tomorrow.
Our programmes, which combine real-world learning with theory-rich lectures, are delivered through our five institutes and academy:
- Institute for Design Innovation
- Institute for Digital Technologies
- Glendonbrook Institute for Enterprise Development
- Institute for Sport Business
- Institute for Media and Creative Industries
- Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance
You will not only develop an in-depth knowledge of your chosen subject area, but will also gain cross-disciplinary experience, giving you the breadth of skills and experience to thrive in your chosen career.
You will learn from and network with pioneering thought-leaders from a range of organisations –multi-national companies to small entrepreneurial start-ups, the private and voluntary sectors, and the eminently creative local London community.
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We will be running regular keynote speaker programmes, seminars and invited lecturers from some of the world’s most influential business leaders, entrepreneurs, and public and voluntary sector organisations. Visit the People section of the website (http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/about/people/guest-speakers/
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