MA/PGDip International Security and Terrorism

Our MA in International Security and Terrorism provides an advanced understanding of issues in international security since the end of the Cold War. The MA in International Security and Terrorism explores issues of political violence, terrorism, conflict, the use of force, the nature and management of security threats including security cooperation in the absence of an overarching wold government. It promotes the study of those problems through theoretical, empirical and ethical inquiry, drawing on the expertise of a team of two internationally renowned research-active Security Studies specialists.

Course syllabus:

  1. Security Studies

  2. Terrorism and Political Violence

  3. Dissertation

  4. Globalisation and Governance

  5. Global Cooperation in Practice

  6. Fear, Cooperation and Trust in World Politics

  7. Trust Building and Conflict Resolution

  8. Politics and the State

  9. Global Environmental Governance

  10. Dilemmas in International Relations