Violence, Terrorism & Security.

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Violence, Terrorism & Security.
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104812 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration

Expand+1 year full-time or 3 years part-time.

Teaching Times
Morning / Afternoon / Evening

Learning and Teaching
Each module usually consists of 2-4 contact teaching hours per week, depending on the module. Most study, however, consists of independe...

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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a Social Sciences, Humanities or Arts subject OR a 2.1 Honours degree or above, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in ...

Number of Places 25
Comment

Expand+World Class Facilities
•Outstanding campus facilities and student support and guidance. You will be a member of the brand new Graduate School which is ranked 1st out of 159 universities worldwide. For more on the Graduate School see http://www.qub...

Course Content

Expand+This programme provides dynamic and interdisciplinary analysis into fields, theories and concepts of violence, terrorism, and security. The MA in VTS helps students develop a critical and analytical approach to problems in history and the contemporar...

Subjects Taught

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Six taught modules, plus a dissertation of no more than 15,000 words.

Course Information
Core modules are so students acquire foundational knowledge and understanding in this field, students will take three core modules covering ...

Assessment Method

Expand+Essays
Assessments associated with the course are outlined below:
Essays
Policy reports
Simulations
Presentations

Assessment and Feedback are continuous throughout the course of study.

Students are provided a range of assessment approach...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Industry Links
•It is anticipated that internship opportunities in Belfast will be made available to students. These possible internships or voluntary placements are not part of the formal curriculum. Instead, they are student-initiated voluntary ...

Further Enquiries Dr Andrew Thomson
Lecturer
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics - Lecturer
Politics and International Studies
The Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice
email: a.f.thomson@qub.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 2526
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