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Globalisation: Politics, Conflict and Human Rights MA (PGCert PGDip)

University of Brighton

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Grand Parade

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Intro

This MA explores how contemporary politics, conflict and debates about human rights and security are informed by the processes of globalisation.

You will study topics including human rights and humanitarian intervention, the world economy and the changing global order, global governance and the United Nation system.

You will also cover the growth of global networks and movements, global security, conflict resolution and peace-building, international relations and law, global poverty and development, and the politics of sustainability and environmental decline.

Our courses are reviewed and enhanced on an ongoing basis in order to make sure that what you learn with us is relevant and that your course enables you to develop appropriate skills. When you apply to study with us, we will inform you of any new developments in your chosen programme.

Course structure

On the Globalisation: Politics, Conflict and Human Rights MA, you will:

study key developments and issues in relation to politics, conflict and human rights.
consider these areas within the context of contemporary globalisation
be encouraged to develop an informed and critical understanding of contemporary globalisation
receive close tutorial support.
be able to pursue a wide range of careers as well as opportunities for further postgraduate research.

The programme is founded on the notion that politics, conflict and human rights must now be understood in the context of contemporary globalisation.

Careers

This MA is relevant to careers in the public sector, teaching, the media, the legal profession, business, journalism, management and human resources, as well as to further research. You may also seek work in development, charities, non-governmental organisations and the environment, as well as the European Union and the United Nations.

Students can exit with PGDip & PGCert.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,156per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Brighton

  • University League Table

    112th

  • Campus address

    University of Brighton, Mithras House, Lewes Road, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN2 4AT, England

Employability is embedded into every course, helping students to develop transferable and personal skills.
The university is set between the sea and the South Downs National Park and has easy access to London.
International students are guaranteed a place in halls of residence.

Subject rankings

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    81st out of 103 1

    82nd out of 123

    73rd out of 103

    85th out of 102 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    100 45%

    81st

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    80th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.79 76%

    99th

    2
  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    110 51%

    89th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    62 62%

    92nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.88 78%

    93rd

    16
  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    99 45%

    95th

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  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    69 69%

    81st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%

    17th

    12
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    105 53%

    81st

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    42 42%

    84th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.87 77%

    81st

    3

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