ACADEMY OF DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL GOVERNANCE
This programme provides an umbilical link between theory and practice, providing training in the concepts and applications of research appropriate for the study of diplomacy.
You will learn in an environment tailor-made for the development of diplomatic skills at an inspiring new campus in London, one of the world’s greatest cities and home to 163 Embassies and High Commissions. You will be provided with a specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of diplomacy deploying appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with practice in the field.
Our students are challenged to acquire a critical awareness of the New World Order and how this concept relates to current issues involved in the study of diplomacy, learning from the past to deal with the challenges of the future.
See the website http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/institutes-programmes/diplomacy/
a) To provide specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of diplomacy 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 diplomacy
c) To provide training in the concepts and applications of research appropriate for the study of diplomacy
d) To offer opportunities for independent study and research within the field of diplomacy
e) To equip students with the skills to pursue careers as trained specialists in diplomacy
To qualify for the award of the MSc degree in Diplomacy, Statecraft and Foreign Policy 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, Statecraft and Foreign Policy 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.
Our students will be equipped with the skills to pursue careers as trained specialists in diplomacy and related disciplines.
- Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures 1
- Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures 2
- Emergency Simulations
- Diplomatic Discourse
- Foreign Policy Analysis
Choose two modules only
- Economic Global Governance
- The Politics and Practice of the European Union
- Economic Diplomacy
- Diplomacy and Religion
- Cultural Projection and Perception
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/diplomacy/
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.
Our vision for Loughborough University London
has been shaped and informed by the University’s existing commercial partners and collaborators, which include several of the world’s most iconic brands.
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/
) to see just a few of our iconic partners.
All have recognised the need to invest in the pipeline of future talent so that they can continue to recruit people with the skills, drive and creativity to compete and thrive in a globally competitive environment.