University of Exeter

Degree level: Postgraduate

Middle East Politics (Taught)

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Course summary

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  • Provides you with a solid foundation in core theories and methods of political science and research methodology focusing specifically on the Middle East and North Africa
  • Designed to give you freedom to be creative but also appeal to employers who expect core, critical skills that apply both to the Middle East and North Africa and the subject of politics more broadly
  • You'll deepen your knowledge of key topics e.g. political history, the Arab-Israeli conflict, state and society in the Middle East, international relations, nationalism, the politics of reform in the Gulf, gender studies and Islamic culture and civilization, while at the same time enhancing your career prospects
  • We are a large multidisciplinary department, with internationally renowned research centres and innovative teaching. Get involved in a variety of activities and join our vibrant research community
  • Your broad knowledge and expertise in Middle Eastern studies will be valued by public and private sector employers and open doors for further academic study

Course details

Modules

See our website for details of the modules available for this programme: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/middleeastpolitics/#course-content

Assessment method

See our module descriptions for details of assessment methods: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/middleeastpolitics/#course-content


Entry requirements

For admission to the programme we would normally expect that you hold a 2:1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a social sciences or humanities discipline. While we normally only accept applicants who meet this criteria, if you have a high 2:2 or equivalent, are coming from a different academic background which is equivalent to degree level, or have relevant work experience, we would welcome your application. For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

See our website for full details regarding tuition fee and other costings: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/middleeastpolitics/#fees

Sponsorship information

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages of our website at www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/fees/fundingyourmasters

Middle East Politics at University of Exeter - UCAS