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Political Science - Political Theory Pathway (Standard Route)

The University of Manchester

12 months
Duration
22500 GBP/year
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About

The MA Political Science - Political Theory Pathway (Standard Route) course is offered at The University of Manchester .There has been a long tradition of specialising in the study of political theory at Manchester. 

Overview

Between them, those teaching on this pathway cover a wide variety of fields of interest; from the major debates in contemporary political philosophy (around topics of rights, justice and political morality).  

Teaching and learning

Part-time students complete the full-time course over two years. There are no evening or weekend course units available on the part-time route.  

You must first check the schedule of the compulsory units and then select your optional units to suit your requirements.  

Updated timetable information will be available from mid-August and you will have the opportunity to discuss your unit choices during induction week with your course director.

Career opportunities

Our recent graduates have gone into careers in academia, the civil service, journalism, the NGO sector, and wide range of related positions in both the public and private sectors among others.

As a Political Science - Political Theory Pathway (Standard Route) course is offered at The University of Manchester postgraduate, you will have access to a wide range of careers support tailored to your career or further study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation Research Design
  • Political Theory Research Training Seminar
  • Debating Justice
  • Dissertation
  • Ethics
  • Theoretical Approaches to Political Economy
  • The Ethics Of Killing
  • Rhetoric in Politics
  • Critical Approaches to International Political Economy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UK 2:1 (Hons) degree (or international equivalent) in any subject.
  • Please supply your degree transcript with details of the courses you have taken and marks obtained (if available).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.

MA (part-time)

  • UK students (per annum): £6,250
  • International, including EU, students (per annum): £11,250

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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