Masters | Postgraduate Course - Global Europe: Culture and Conflict MSc Course Details within London School of Economics and Political Science

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Global Europe: Culture and Conflict MSc

Study Details

MSc 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time

The MSc Global Europe: Culture and Conflict programme explores the multifaceted opportunities and challenges globalisation brings to Europe.

By situating Europe within a global context, you will study both the politics of culture and the culture of politics in Europe today, exploring how culture both structures conflicts and is used as a strategic tool to resolve them.

The programme will enable students with backgrounds in the social sciences or the humanities to engage with contemporary cultural conflicts in a multi- and inter-disciplinary way, using methods of investigation from international relations, political theory, sociology, anthropology, and media studies. You will be able to choose optional courses from across different disciplines, allowing you to tailor your studies to your interests and career goals.

Module details

You will take courses to the value of four full units in total, made up of one compulsory half unit course, a dissertation and optional courses totalling two and a half units.
(* denotes a half unit)

  • Culture and Security in Global Politics*
  • The Culture of European Politics*
  • Dissertation

Courses to the value of two units from a range of options

Entry Requirements

2:1 degree or equivalent in any discipline

Student Destinations

The programme will provide you with a strong foundation for a variety of academic and non-academic careers, in the private or public sector at national, European, or global levels; foreign policy; journalism; education; working for activist organisations in the NGO sector; or working in specialised agencies concerned, for example, with migrants or minorities.