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Durham University

Postgraduate Module Handbook 2021/2022

Module Search

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.

  • SGIA40115 - German Foreign Policy
  • SGIA40160 - Dissertation (Arab World Studies With Arabic)
  • SGIA40215 - Collective Identities & Political Thought in Britain Since 1850
  • SGIA40315 - Just War in Political Theory and Practice
  • SGIA40475 - Dissertation
  • SGIA40515 - Political Ideology
  • SGIA40560 - Dissertation
  • SGIA40815 - Human Rights
  • SGIA40A30 - Empirical Research in Politics, International Relations and Security
  • SGIA40B15 - Defence Engagement and Entrepreneurship
  • SGIA40C30 - Social Science: Questions, Concepts, Theories, and Methods
  • SGIA41015 - Strategic Asia: Policy and Analysis
  • SGIA41115 - International Relations and Security in The Middle East
  • SGIA41415 - America and The World: The Making of Us Foreign Policy
  • SGIA41715 - Methodology in The Social Sciences
  • SGIA42015 - European Institutions and The Policy Process
  • SGIA42215 - European Security
  • SGIA42315 - Political Economy and Development of Chinese Business
  • SGIA42415 - Capstone Exercise: Humanitarian Intervention Simulation
  • SGIA42515 - Defence, Development and Diplomacy in Conflict: Evolving Actors, Factors and Paradigms
  • SGIA42615 - Conflict Prevention and Sustainable Peace
  • SGIA42715 - International Law and Conflict Intervention
  • SGIA42815 - Peace Processes and Everyday Political Negotiati
  • SGIA42915 - Post-conflict Reconstruction and State-building
  • SGIA43015 - Consolidating Peace After Violence
  • SGIA43215 - Field Trip
  • SGIA43315 - Religion, Culture and Conflict
  • SGIA43415 - International Negotiation
  • SGIA43515 - Conflict Mediation
  • SGIA43715 - Conflict Sensitive Programme Management
  • SGIA43815 - Urban Violence - Urban Peacebuilding
  • SGIA43915 - Approaches to The Study of Modern Muslim Societies
  • SGIA44015 - Contemporary Sociopolitical Issues and Muslim Religious Thought
  • SGIA44615 - Research Methods and Dissertation Production
  • SGIA45015 - Nationalism, Revolution and Reform in Contemporary China
  • SGIA45315 - The Contemporary Politics of The Middle East
  • SGIA45615 - The Political Economy of Development in The Middle East
  • SGIA46015 - Collective Memory and Identity in Postwar Europe
  • SGIA46115 - The European Union As A Global Actor
  • SGIA46315 - Issues in The Politics of Military Occupation
  • SGIA46515 - Theories of Capitalism
  • SGIA46715 - Theoretical Approaches to Global Governance
  • SGIA46815 - Global Governance Institutions
  • SGIA46915 - Ethical Aspects of Global Governance
  • SGIA47015 - Theories of Global Justice
  • SGIA47315 - Policing Post-conflict Cities
  • SGIA47415 - Conflict Analysis
  • SGIA47515 - Participatory Approaches to Peace and Development
  • SGIA47615 - Model United Nations
  • SGIA47730 - International Relations Theory
  • SGIA47815 - Defence Engagement - Policies and Strategies
  • SGIA47960 - Dissertation (Research Methods)
  • SGIA48030 - Core Concepts in Political Science
  • SGIA48215 - Ethnicity and Nation in East Asia
  • SGIA48315 - Transitory Lives - Migration, Research and Advocacy
  • SGIA48415 - Gender in The Un Global Security Agenda
  • SGIA48515 - ‘curating Human Remains’: Dealing With The Legacy of War and Disaster From Archaeological Perspectives
  • SGIA48615 - Introduction to The Law and Practice of International Criminal Justice
  • SGIA48715 - Capturing and Counting Peace and Conflict
  • SGIA48815 - Contemporary Challenges in United Nations Peacekeeping
  • SGIA48930 - Designing Political Inquiry
  • SGIA49030 - The Politics of The European Union
  • SGIA49130 - Global Governance
  • SGIA49230 - Global Political Theory
  • SGIA49330 - Ideologies and Political Thought
  • SGIA49430 - International Organisations
  • SGIA49530 - International Politics of The Middle East
  • SGIA49630 - International Relations Theory
  • SGIA49730 - The Politics of East Asia
  • SGIA49830 - Contemporary Political Philosophy
  • SGIA49860 - Dissertation
  • SGIA49915 - Quantitative Methods and Analysis

    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.

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