UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

With the advancement of communication technology and growing political awareness of globalisation, the impact of transnationality on our social, cultural and economic lives has increased dramatically. This is a cross'disciplinary programme taught by specialists from different UCL faculties. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures and discussion seminars.

Course Modules

Core modules: Approaches to transnational studies (core readings, social theory and case studies); modern language module (from beginner's or to advanced level). Students select up to 3 optional courses from a list that may include: Cultural exchange (methods and approaches); consumerism and globalisation; international and EU refugee law; economics of transition; population and development; migration and transformation; comparable peace processes; security, identity, polarity; anthropology of art and design; practical documentary filmmaking; nations and states in transnational perspective; globalisation in the 20th Century; people and populations (an interdisciplinary perspective); history and theory of European integration; globalisation and Latin American development (Latin America in the 21st Century).

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees