What Will You Study

This interdisciplinary programme is designed to allow students to undertake sustained and focused study across the disciplines of politics and religion, with particular attention to the topic of conflict.

Students take five taught modules each assessed by a 5,000 word essay

Core modules:

  • Studying Religion
  • Theory and Method in Postgraduate Studies
  • Dissertation (20,000 words)


  • Conflict Transformation and Resolution; or
  • Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts


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