Course Overview

This interdisciplinary programme is designed to allow students to undertake sustained and focused study in the disciplines of politics and philosophy. Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay.

Core modules:

  • Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations
  • What is Philosophy? Methods, Aims, Debates
  • Theory and Method in Postgraduate Studies
  • Dissertation (20,000 words)

Optional Modules: For a complete list of optional modules please see our Departmental pages.