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Social sciences focus on the study of social relationships and human society. Courses within social science prepare students for a wide number of careers that deal with people or systems in public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

Swindon is one of England’s locations mentioned in Domesday Book. It’s also the UK’s largest centre of the population without its own university. There are two campuses of other universities and two colleges, however.

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Cranfield University

This course considers some of the most pressing issues of world politics such as the causes of war and peace, the pressures and opportunities of globalisation, the threat ... [+]

Overview

This course considers some of the most pressing issues of world politics such as the causes of war and peace, the pressures and opportunities of globalisation, the threats posed by terrorism, and the problems of global poverty and injustice. This course is intended to attract students who are either currently employed in posts relating to Security Cooperation or those individuals who generally have an interest in issues There is often a wide range of nationalities on the course, with a maximum of 30 places available. The course content is dynamic, challenging, and cutting edge, designed to equip you with the skills and insights needed to understand and authoritatively analyse contemporary debates in international relations using a mixture of theoretical and empirical tools to deal with and confront the challenges presented by contemporary world politics. The course draws upon our established expertise in international security, foreign and defence policy analysis, security studies, international law, conflict resolution, and environmental issues.... [-]

United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Cranfield University

Leadership has always been a critical element of organisational success, but only recently has its value been adequately recognised in an educational context. The scope o ... [+]

Overview

Leadership has always been a critical element of organisational success, but only recently has its value been adequately recognised in an educational context. The scope of this MSc covers defence and the wider security sector. The course is designed to appeal to those interested in or involved with leadership. Its primary audience will be those with personal experience of leadership practice and who are keen to expand and improve their knowledge and understanding of leadership theory and practice.

Course structure

The Defence Leadership MSc is a three year part-time Executive MSc made up of 13 taught three-day modules delivered in seven schools. Module 13 (Research Methods) is at the beginning of year three and is a precursor to the research-based dissertation which completes the schedule of study.... [-]

United Kingdom Swindon
January 2020
Part-time
3 years
Campus
Cranfield University

Whether you are involved in establishing or managing capability requirements; engaged in the procurement, commercial or contracting activities; or developing and implemen ... [+]

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Whether you are involved in establishing or managing capability requirements; engaged in the procurement, commercial or contracting activities; or developing and implementing support solutions, this course will provide the underpinning knowledge and develop the critical thinking skills required for effective management of defence acquisition.

The course is focused on the wider Defence community and attracts civilian and military students from the public and private sectors globally.

Whether you are involved in specifying or managing capability requirements; engaged in the procurement of systems, services, equipment and material; managing commercial relationships and contracts; designing and optimising supply chains through better logistics and inventory control; or managing efficient and effective support solutions to sustain large diverse fleets of maritime, land, and air systems through long service lives; this course will provide the underpinning knowledge and develop the critical thinking skills you will require. The course teaches and encourages you to develop the skills to critically evaluate and apply a rich array of management theories, models, tools and techniques to meet your needs effectively in a dynamic national and international context.... [-]

United Kingdom Swindon
January 2020
Part-time
5 years
Campus