Updated graduate course and programme information 2019/20 - for prospective students

The following information provides prospective students with a summary of new course and programme information for the 2019/20 session. It is intended to help you when you are selecting your courses.

Graduate programmes

New programmes for 2019/20
The School is pleased to be able to offer the following new programmes in 2019/20:

European Institute

MSc in European and International Public Policy (EIPP)
MSc in The Global Political Economy of China and Europe (with Fudan)

Department of Gender Studies

MPhil/PhD in Gender (Social Research Methods)

Department of Health Policy

Executive MSc in Evaluation of Health Care Interventions and Outcomes (in collaboration with NICE)

Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science

MSc in Behavioural Science

Department of Public Policy

Master of Public Policy

Department of Social Policy

MSc in International Social and Public Policy (Research)

Department of Sociology

MSc in Human Rights and Politics

Department of Statistics

MSc in Financial Statistics and Chinese Economy (with Fudan)

 

Withdrawn programmes for 2019/20
The following programmes have been withdrawn for the 2019/20 session.

Department of Anthropology

MSc Social Anthropology (Learning and Cognition)

European Institute

MSc EU Politics
MSc EU Politics (LSE and Sciences Po)

Department of International Development

MSc African Development

Department of Philosophy, Logic & Scientific Method

MPhil/PhD Philosophy of the Social Sciences

Department of Social Policy

MSc Global Population Health
MSc Social Policy (Research)

 

Suspended programmes for 2019/20
The following programmes have been withdrawn for the 2019/20 session.

Department of Law

MSc Law, Anthropology and Society

Department of Management

MSc Management Science (Decision Sciences)

 

Substantive changes to Programme regulations from 2019/20
The following programmes will change their structure, course options and/or other elements of the programme regulations from the 2019/20 session.

European Institute

MSc Global Europe
MSc Global Europe: Culture and Conflict (LSE & Sciences Po)
MSc Political Economy of Europe
MSc Political Economy of Europe (LSE and Sciences Po)
MSc European Studies (Research)
MSc International Migration and Public Policy

Department of Geography & Environment

MSc Local Economic Development

Department of Media & Communications

MPhil/PhD Data, Networks and Society
MPhil/PhD Media and Communications

Department of Methodology

MSc Social Research Methods - Social Policy stream

School of Public Policy

Master of Public Administration

Department of Social Policy

MSc Social Policy (Research)

Graduate courses

New courses for 2019/20 
The School is pleased to be able to offer the following new courses in 2019/20.

Department of Health Policy courses:

HP4E4E Cost-effectiveness in Health Care (0.5)

HP4E5E Economics of the Pharmaceutical Sector (0.5)

HP4E6E Measuring the Performance of Health Services and Systems (0.5)

HP4E7E Dissertation in Health Economics and Policy

Department of International Relations courses:

IR476 Gender and Political Violence (1.0)

 

Department of Media and Communications courses:

MC436 Media, Data and Social Order (1.0)

 

Department of Social Policy courses:

SP402 Researching International Social and Public Policy - Advanced (0.5)

 

 

Course title changes from 2019/20
The following courses have changed title for the 2019/20 session. 

Old title

New title

Department of Management courses:

MG478 Globalisation and Human Resource Management (0.5)

MG478 Human Resource Management in Global Companies (0.5)