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MSc in Women, Peace and Security

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Programme Code: TMWPS

Department: Gender Studies

For students starting this programme of study in 2018/19

Guidelines for interpreting programme regulations

Classification scheme for the award of a taught master's degree (four units)
Exam sub-board local rules

Full-year programme. Students must take four compulsory courses, options to the value of one unit and a dissertation as shown.

Please note that places are limited on some optional courses. Admission onto any particular course is not guaranteed and may be subject to timetabling constraints and/or students meeting specific prerequisite requirements.


Course number, title (unit value)

Year 1

Paper 1

GI425 Women, Peace and Security (0.5) and GI427 Advanced Issues in Women, Peace and Security (0.5) #

Paper 2

GI413 Gender and Militarisation (0.5) and GI426 Gender and Human Rights (0.5) #

Paper 3

Courses to the value of 1.0 unit from the following: A


DV428 Managing Humanitarianism (0.5)


DV434 Human Security (0.5)


DV457 Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes: Design, Implementation and Evaluation (0.5)


GI409 Gender, Globalisation and Development: An Introduction (0.5)  (not available 2019/20)


GI411 Gender, Post/coloniality and Development (0.5) #


GI415 Gender and European Welfare States (0.5)


GI420 Globalisation, Gender and Development: Theorising Policy and Practice (0.5)


GI422 Sexuality, Gender and Globalisation (1.0)


GI423 Globalisation and Sexuality (0.5) #  (not available 2019/20)


GV465 War, Peace and the Politics of National Self-Determination (0.5)


GV4B8 Civil Wars: Concepts and Cases (0.5)


GV4C2 Globalisation, Conflict and Post-Conflict Reconstruction (0.5)  (withdrawn 2019/20)


GV4C7 Nationalism and War (0.5)  (withdrawn 2018/19)


GV4F9 The Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa (0.5)


GV4H9 Armed Groups: Violence, Governance, and Mobilization (0.5)  (not available 2019/20)


IR449 Conflict and Peacebuilding (0.5) #  (withdrawn 2019/20)


IR452 Empire and Conflict in World Politics (0.5)


IR466 Genocide (0.5)


IR471 The Situations of the International Criminal Court (0.5)


LL4A8 International Law and the Use of Force (0.5) #


LL4A9 Law in War (0.5) #


MC422 Critical Studies in Media and Journalism (0.5)


SO424 Approaches to Human Rights (1.0)


SO457 Political Reconciliation (0.5)

Paper 4

GI499 Dissertation - Independent Research Project (1.0)


A : Subject to availability and timetabling constraints.

# means there may be prerequisites for this course. Please view the course guide for more information.

Note for prospective students:
For changes to graduate course and programme information for the next academic session, please see the graduate summary page for prospective students. Changes to course and programme information for future academic sessions can be found on the graduate summary page for future students.