MLitt in Terrorism and Political Violence

The distance learning MLitt in Terrorism and Political Violence is a part-time online course that seeks to develop in students a critical understanding of the concept of terrorism and political violence within the context of a multidisciplinary approach to security studies. Study in Terrorism and Political Violence examines selected approaches to knowledge generation around terrorism and counterterrorism and considers the development of new responses to terrorism and political violence. The programme utilises both e-learning technologies as well as traditional teaching methods.

Course syllabus:

  1. Fundamental Issues and Structures of Terrorism

  2. Research Methods

  3. State Responses to Terrorism

  4. Dissertation