Proposed changes to postgraduate courses

Find details of the measures we're planning to protect our community from COVID-19.

We're consulting current students on our draft  changes.

We'll publish updated versions of these documents as they are approved .

These changes apply to courses starting in September 2020.

DepartmentCoursePublishedStatus
Applied Human Rights LLM International Human Rights Law and Practice 15 July  
Applied Human Rights MA Applied Human Rights 14 July  
Archaeology MA Archaeology of Buildings 15 July  
Archaeology MA Conservation Studies 15 July  
Archaeology MA Conservation Studies (Historic Buildings) 15 July  
Archaeology MA Cultural Heritage Management 15 July  
Archaeology MA Early Prehistory and Human Origins 15 July  
Archaeology MA Field Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Funerary Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Historical Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Iron Age and Celtic Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Material Culture and Experimental Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Medieval Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Mesolithic Studies 15 July  
Archaeology MA Roman Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MA Sustainability Studies 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Bioarchaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Digital Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Digital Heritage 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Early Prehistory and Human Origins 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Funerary Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Material Culture and Experimental Archaeology 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Sustainability Science 15 July  
Archaeology MSc Zooarchaeology 15 July  
Biology MSc Biodiversity, Ecology and Ecosystems 14 July  
Biology MSc Industrial Biotechnology 14 July  
Biology MSc Molecular Medicine 14 July  
Chemistry MSc Green Chemistry and Sustainable Industrial Technology 15 July  
Computer Science MSc Advanced Computer Science 16 July  
Computer Science MSc Cyber Security 16 July  
Computer Science MSc Human-Centred Interactive Technologies 15 July  
Computer Science MSc Safety Critical Systems Engineering 15 July  
Computer Science PGCert System Safety Engineering 15 July  
Computer Science PGDip Safety Critical Systems Engineering 15 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Development Economics and Emerging Markets 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Econometrics and Economics 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Economics 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Economics and Finance 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Economics and Public Policy 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Finance 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Finance and Econometrics 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Financial Engineering 21 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Health Economics 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Project Analysis, Finance and Investment 31 July  
Economics and Related Studies MSc Economic Evaluation for Health Technology Assessment (distance learning) 22 July  
Economics and Related Studies PGDip Health Economics for Health Care Professionals (distance learning) 22 July  
Economics and Related Studies PGCert Health Economics for Health Care Professionals (distance learning) 22 July  
Education MA Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching 22 July  
Education MA Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching 22 July  
Education MA Education 22 July  
Education MA Educational Practice Not yet available  
Education MA Global and International Citizenship Education 22 July  
Education MA Social Justice and Education 22 July  
Education MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 22 July  
Education MSc Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education 22 July  
Education MSc Psychology in Education 22 July  
Education PGCE Biology 29 July  
Education PGCE Chemistry 29 July  
Education PGCE English 29 July  
Education PGCE Geography 29 July  
Education PGCE History 29 July  
Education PGCE Mathematics 29 July  
Education PGCE Modern Languages (French with German or Spanish) 29 July  
Education PGCE Modern Languages (German with French or Spanish) 29 July  
Education PGCE Modern Languages (Spanish with French or German) 29 July  
Education PGCE Physics 29 July  
Education PGDip Educational Practice Not yet available  
Eighteenth Century Studies MA Eighteenth Century Studies 15 July  
Electronic Engineering MSc Audio and Music Technology 20 July  
Electronic Engineering MSc Communications Engineering 20 July  
Electronic Engineering MSc Digital Systems Engineering 20 July  
Electronic Engineering MSc Embedded Wireless Systems 20 July  
Electronic Engineering MSc Engineering Management 3 August  
Electronic Engineering MSc Intelligent Robotics 20 July  
English and Related Literature MA English Literary Studies 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Film and Literature 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Global Literature and Culture 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Literature of the Romantic Period, 1775-1832 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Medical History and Humanities 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Medieval Literatures and Languages 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Modern and Contemporary Literature and Culture 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Poetry and Poetics 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Renaissance Literature 1500-1700 15 July  
English and Related Literature MA Victorian Literature and Culture 15 July  
Environment and Geography MSc Corporate Sustainability and Environmental Management 14 July  
Environment and Geography MSc Environmental Economics and Environmental Management 14 July  
Environment and Geography MSc Environmental Science and Management 14 July  
Health Sciences MPH Public Health 20 July  
Health Sciences MSc Advanced Clinical Practice   n/a, January start
Health Sciences MSc Applied Health Research 20 July  
Health Sciences PGCert Health Research and Statistics 20 July  
Health Sciences PGDip Advanced Clinical Practice   n/a, January start
History MA Contemporary History and International Politics 13 July  
History MA Early Modern History 13 July  
History MA Medieval History 13 July  
History MA Modern History 13 July  
History MA Public History 13 July  
History of Art MA History of Art 20 July  
History of Art MA History of Art (Architectural History and Theory) 20 July  
History of Art MA History of Art (British Art) 20 July  
History of Art MA History of Art (Medieval Art and Medievalisms) 20 July  
History of Art MA History of Art (Modern and Contemporary Art) 20 July  
History of Art MA Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MA Comparative Syntax and Semantics 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MA Linguistics 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MA Phonetics and Phonology 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MA Psycholinguistics 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MA Sociolinguistics 20 July  
Language and Linguistic Science MSc Forensic Speech Science 20 July  
Law LLM Art Law 15 July  
Law LLM International Corporate and Commercial Law 15 July  
Law LLM Law 15 July  
Law LLM Law (Juris Doctor) 20 July  
Law LLM Legal and Political Theory 15 July  
Law LLM Professional Practice (Corporate Commercial) 14 July  
Management MSc Accounting and Financial Management 17 July  
Management MSc Global Marketing 17 July  
Management MSc Human Resource Management 17 July  
Management MSc International Business 17 July  
Management MSc International Business and Strategic Management 17 July  
Management MSc International Strategic Management 17 July  
Management MSc Management 17 July  
Management MSc Management with Business Finance 17 July  
Mathematics MSc Mathematical Finance 11 July  
Mathematics MSc Mathematical Sciences 11 July  
Mathematics MSc Statistics and Computational Finance 11 July  
Medieval Studies MA Medieval Studies 16 July  
Modern Studies MA Culture and Thought after 1945 15 July  
Music MA Community Music 20 July  
Music MA Music (Composition pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Music Psychology pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Musicology pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Performance Practice pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Piano Studies pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Solo Voice Ensemble Singing pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music (Vocal Studies pathway) 20 July  
Music MA Music Education: Instrumental and Vocal Teaching 20 July  
Music MA Music Production 20 July  
Philosophy Graduate Diploma Philosophy 20 July  
Philosophy MA Philosophy 20 July  
Physics MSc Fusion Energy 20 July  
Politics MA Conflict, Governance and Development 14 July  
Politics MA International Political Economy: Critical Theories, Issues and Conflicts 14 July  
Politics MA International Relations 14 July  
Politics MA Political Theory 14 July  
Politics MA Public Administration and Public Policy 14 July  
Politics MPA Public Administration 14 July  
Politics MPA Public Administration (with professional placement) 23 July  
Politics MPA Public Administration - International Development 14 July  
Psychology MSc Cognitive Neuroscience 14 July  
Psychology MSc Development, Disorders and Clinical Practice 14 July  
Psychology MSc Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience 14 July  
Renaissance and Early Modern Studies MA Renaissance and Early Modern Studies 13 July  
Research Centre for Social Sciences MA Social Research 17 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Comparative and International Social Policy 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Comparative and International Social Work 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Global Crime and Justice 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Global Social Policy 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Social Policy 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MA Social Work 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MPA Comparative Applied Social and Public Policy, Evaluation and Research 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MRes Social Policy 14 July  
Social Policy and Social Work MRes Social Work 14 July  
Sociology MA Criminology and Social Research 14 July  
Sociology MA Culture, Society and Globalisation 14 July  
Sociology MA Social Media and Social Research 14 July  
Sociology MSc Social Media and Interactive Technologies 14 July  
Sociology MSc Social Media and Management 14 July  
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Film and Television Production with Cinematography   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Film and Television Production with Directing   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Film and Television Production with Producing   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Film and Television Production with Sound   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Film and Television Production with Visual Effects   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Playwriting 14 July  
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MA Theatre-Making   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MSc Film and Television Production with Sound   n/a, January start
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media MSc Film and Television Production with Visual Effects   n/a, January start
Women's Studies MA Women, Violence and Conflict 31 July  
Women's Studies MA Women's and Gender Studies (GEMMA) 3 August  
Women's Studies MA Women's Studies 31 July  
Women's Studies MA Women's Studies (Humanities) 31 July