King's College London

Course Introduction

The programme aims to: develop students' understanding of how to evaluate the justice of institutions and the rightness of individual conduct at the international and global levels; encourage and assist students to make critical evaluations of political and ethical principles and the roles they should play in politics and ethics on a global scale; foster students' awareness and critical interest in a wide range of contemporary global issues of political and ethical significance; develop students' ability to analyse topics of global political and ethical controversy with philosophical rigour.

Course Modules

Political philosophy; ethics; conflict, truth and law; climate change; human rights; international justice; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

We ask for a 2.1 or B'plus average undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline such as philosophy, politics, law, economics or history. Relevant professional qualifications and experience will also count in favor of admission. Applicants will be required to prove English competence to the usual level of fluency.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate) £9,300  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate) £9,300  Whole course. First year home fees