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MA Political Thought

University of Exeter
  • You will study the ideas that have shaped our political and ideological traditions, focusing on the study of key thinkers, such as John Locke, Karl Marx and Michel Foucault
  • We employ analytical and institutional approaches to debate the history of political ideas and changing perceptions of money, work and commerce
  • You’ll benefit from an active research culture with seminar series and highly successful annual postgraduate conference
  • Tailor your degree to your interests with an array of optional modules including Problems and Texts in Social and Political Thought, Sources in Modernity and Post-Modernity and Contemporary Ethics
  • You will study the ideas that have shaped our political and ideological traditions, focusing on the study of key thinkers, such as John Locke, Karl Marx and Michel Foucault
  • We employ analytical and institutional approaches to debate the history of political ideas and changing perceptions of money, work and commerce
  • You’ll benefit from an active research culture with seminar series and highly successful annual postgraduate conference
  • Tailor your degree to your interests with an array of optional modules including Problems and Texts in Social and Political Thought, Sources in Modernity and Post-Modernity and Contemporary Ethics
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Modules

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Optimisation Techniques for Economists
  • Research Design and Dissertation
  • Industrial Economics and Strategy
  • Applied Econometrics 1
  • Applied Econometrics 2
  • Politics:
  • MPA Dissertation
  • MPA Applied Studies
  • Food Systems, Alternative Food Networks, and Ethical Consumption
  • Mathematics and Programming Skills for Policy Analytics
  • Understanding and Interpretation in Political Thought
  • Qualitative Methods in Social Research
  • International Relations of the Middle East
  • Conflict, Security and Development in World Politics
  • Work Placement in Conflict, Security and Development
  • Requirements

    Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
    1 year

    Duration

    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time