Updated graduate course and programme information 2020/21 - for future students

The following information provides future students with a summary of new course and programme information for the 2020/21 session. It is intended to help you when you are selecting your courses.

This page will continue to be updated throughout the academic year as changes are confirmed by departments.

New programmes    |  Substantive changes to programme regulations  |  New courses

Graduate programmes

New programmes for 2020/21
The School is pleased to be able to offer the following new programmes in 2020/21:

Department of Gender Studies

MPhil/PhD in Gender (Social Research Methods) - entry for students from MSc in Social Research Methods (Gender stream) only


Substantive changes to programme regulations for 2020/21
The following programmes will change their structure, course options and/or other elements of the programme regulations from the 2020/21 session.

Department of Economic History

MSc in Political Economy of Late Development

Change to Paper 1 core course.


Graduate courses

New courses for 2020/21 
The School is pleased to be able to offer the following new courses in 2020/21.

Department of Health Policy courses:

HP4F2E Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of Healthcare Programs and Policies (0.5)

HP4F3E Randomised Evaluation of Health Programmes and Policies (0.5)

Department of Management courses:

MG468 Foundations of Management III: Business Ethics, Corporate Governance and Leadership (0.5)

MG469 Extended Essay for Management (0.5)

MG470 Management Dissertation (1.0)