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Modern War Studies and Contemporary Military History

12 months
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15497 GBP/year
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About

The core of Modern War Studies and Contemporary Military History from University of Buckingham is the writing, under supervision, of the dissertation on a subject chosen by the student in the field of Modern War Studies. 

Overview

At Modern War Studies and Contemporary Military History from University of Buckingham, candidates are encouraged to attend both a series of guest seminars at which some of the most eminent names in the field present papers and then a course symposium at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.

Students at Modern War Studies and Contemporary Military History from University of Buckingham will:

  • study why and how wars are fought
  • gain research skills 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political decision making; 
  • Alliances; 
  • Warfare and faith; 
  • The impact of critical strategic thinkers;
  • Intelligence gathering;
  • The impact of technology on the battlefield; 
  • The development of doctrine; 
  • military-media relations; 
  • Leadership; 
  • Command and control; 
  • The application of force at the strategic, 
  • Operational and tactical levels of war on land, 
  • Sea and air; 
  • The influence of war on non-combatants, 
  • Politics

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

  • a first or upper second-class honours degree from a recognised university or,
  • a recognised professional qualification with relevant work experience.
  • Your most recent academic transcripts or results, and one reference from your current or last school/college (two if you are applying for postgraduate study).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15497 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15497 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8855 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8855 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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