This course offers a uniquely well-rounded approach to strategic studies that considers pressing global challenges such as terrorism, nuclear proliferation, international peacekeeping, the changing international system, and the rise of non-state actors and new ways of warfare. It will provide students with a deep understanding of how historical developments have affected the evolution of strategy.
The course equips students with the knowledge and skills to develop a sophisticated understanding of both the history of strategy and warfare and of contemporary security issues. Its flexible, online delivery will mean that it will appeal to busy professionals as well as those with a broad interest in warfare and strategy.
- Introduction to Strategic Studies
- The Making of Modern War and Strategy, 1450-1945
- US Grand Strategy
- Terrorism, Insurgency and Political Violence
- Strategic Studies Summer School
- Nuclear Strategy and Diplomacy
- Small States, Peacekeeping and Peace Support Operations
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
Candidates should hold a primary degree with a 2H1 (or equivalent) in any discipline. Candidates who hold a primary degree with a 2H2 will also be considered subject to the approval of the programme selection committee.
International4000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA2700 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2700 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!