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Durham University

Postgraduate Module Handbook 2021/2022

List Modules by Department

Please ensure you check the module availability box for each module outline, as not all modules will run in each academic year. Each module description relates to the year indicated in the module availability box. Please be aware that modules may change from year to year, and may be amended to take account of, for example: changing staff expertise, disciplinary developments, the requirements of external bodies and partners, and student feedback.

Arts and Humanities

Classics and Ancient HistoryAll    4 
Durham Centre for Academic DevelopmentAll    4 
English StudiesAll    4 
HistoryAll    4 
Modern Languages and CulturesAll 14 
Modern Languages and Cultures (Arabic)All  234 
MusicAll    4 
PhilosophyAll    4 
Theology and ReligionAll   345


AccountingAll    4 
Economics and FinanceAll    4 
Management and MarketingAll    45


BiosciencesAll    45
Computer ScienceAll    45
Earth SciencesAll     5
EngineeringAll    4 
Mathematical SciencesAll   345
Natural SciencesAll    4 
PhysicsAll    45
PsychologyAll    45
Psychology (Applied Psychology)All    4 

Social Sciences and Health

AnthropologyAll    4 
ArchaeologyAll    4 
EducationAll 1345
GeographyAll    45
Government and International AffairsAll    4 
Health (Medicine) [Queen's Campus, Stockton]All    4 
LawAll    4 
SociologyAll    45

Theology, Ministry and Mission

Theology, Ministry and MissionAll    4 

    If you have a query about a specific module or degree programme, please contact the appropriate department. For programmes in the Business School please see the Learning & Teaching Contact List.

    If you have a question about Durham's modular degree programmes, please visit our User Guide. If you have a question about modular programmes that is not covered by the User Guide, or a query about the Postgraduate Module Handbook, please contact us using the Comments and Questions form below.