Taught Postgraduate Programmes

Programme Specifications for students entering in 2019/20

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  • Please refer to the Module Database to view the module specifications associated with each programme
    campus based | distance learning | research
  • The information on this page should not be used as an indicator of whether or not the programme is recruiting in the current academic year
  • Note for departments: Contact your College Academic Advisor in the Quality Office if a programme specification is missing from this page or is inaccurate.
  • College of Life Sciences

    Molecular and Cell Biology
    MSc in Bioinformatics MSc in Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics
    MSc in Cancer Cell and Molecular Biology
    Genetics and Genome Biology
    MSc in Molecular Genetics MSc in Molecular Pathology and Therapeutics of Cancer
    MSc/PGDiploma/PGCertificate Post Mortem Radiology for Natural and Forensic Investigation
    Respiratory Sciences
    MSc in Chronic Disease and Immunity MSc in Infection and Immunity
    Health Sciences
    MRes/PGCert in Applied Health Research MSc in Medical Statistics
    MSc in Diabetes
    by distance learning
    MSc/PGDiploma/PGCertificate in Quality and Safety in Healthcare
    MSc in Quality and Safety in Healthcare - for intercalating students
    Leicester Medical School
    MRes Clinical Sciences

    MSc Medical Research - for intercalating students

    Psychology
    MSc Computational and Systems Neuroscience (to be published shortly) MSc in Occupational Psychology
    by distance learning
    MSc in Psychology
    by distance learning
    MSc in Psychology of Work
    by distance learning
    MRes Research Methods
    incl specialisms in Psychology, neuroscience and Animal Behaviour

    College of Science and Engineering

    Chemistry
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Chemical Research
    Including Biological Chemistry, Green Chemistry and Physical Chemistry
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science and Criminal Justice by distance learning
    Engineering

    MEM/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate Master of Engineering Management

    MSc Aerospace Engineering and 'with Industry' version
    MSc in Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering and 'with Industry' version MSc Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management, including 'with industry' variant
    MSc in Advanced Mechanical Engineering and 'with Industry' variant MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Management, including 'with industry' variant
    MSc in Embedded Systems and Control and 'with Industry' variant MSc in Information and Communications Engineering and 'with Industry' variant
    Geography, Geology and the Environment
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Geographical Information Science including 'with industry' variant Postgraduate Certificate in Quarry Management and Operations
    by distance learning
    Informatics
    MSc in Advanced Computational Methods including Year in Industry variant MSc in Advanced Software Engineering including with a Year in Industry variant
    MSc in Advanced Distributed Systems including with Industry variant MSc in Software Engineering for Financial Services including with a Year in Industry variant
    MSc in Agile Software Engineering Techniques including with Industry variant MSc/Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Software Engineering
    by distance learning
    MSc in Web Applications and Services including with Industry variant MSc/Postgraduate Certificate Advanced Computer Science
    by distance learning
    MSc in Advanced Computer Science including with Industry variant MSc/Postgraduate Certificate Web Applications and Services
    by distance learning
    MSc in Cloud Computing including with industry variant MSc Human-Technology Interaction including with Industry variant
    Mathematics
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Actuarial Sciences with Data Analytics MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Mathematics and Computation, including with Industry variant
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analysis for Business Intelligence, including with industry variant MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Computation and Numerical Modelling, including with Industry variant
    Physics and Astronomy
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Space Exploration Systems

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    College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

    Archaeology and Ancient History
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Archaeology MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Archaeology and Heritage
    by distance learning
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma in the Graeco-Roman World MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in the Classical Mediterranean
    by distance-learning
    Arts
    MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL
    by distance learning
    MA in Creative Writing MA in English Language and Linguistics
    MA in English Studies MA in Film and Film Cultures
    MA in Modern Literature / Modern Literature and Creative Writing MA TESOL
    MA in Translation Studies MA in Victorian Studies
    Business
    Masters in Business Administration
    by distance learning
    MSc in Accounting and Finance

    MSc in Banking and International Finance MSc in Business Analysis and Finance
    MSc in Financial Risk Management
    MSc in Finance MSc in Finance by distance learning
    MSc in Human Resources Management and Training
    campus-based

    MSc in Human Resource Management and Training - by distance learning

    MSc in Management, Finance and Accounting
    MSc Healthcare Management
    MSc in International Management MSc in International Marketing
    MSc in Management MSc in Marketing by distance learning
    MSc in Marketing MSc Marketing for the Creative Industries
    MSc in Risk Crisis and Disaster Management
    by distance learning
    Doctorate of Social Sciences
    Criminology
    MSc Criminology MSc Crime, Justice and Psychology
    MSc Criminology in Practice MSc Security and Risk Management (distance learning)
    MSc Terrorism, Security and Policing
    Education
    Postgraduate Certificate in Academic and Professional Practice (PGCAPP)

    Master of Education

    MSc in Educational Leadership
    by distance learning

    Postgraduate Certificate in Learning Technologies

    MA in International Education - campus based

    MA in International Education
    by distance learning

    Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching English for Academic Purposes

    PGCE Primary

    PGCE Secondary

    PGCE Primary (SCITT) (all partners)

    PGCE Secondary (SCITT) (all partners)

    History, Politics and International Relations
    MA in History (including pathways in Local History, Urban History and Holocaust & Genocide Studies) MA in Urban Conservation
    MRes in History
    MA in Diplomatic Studies
    by distance learning
    MA in Human Rights and Global Ethics
    campus based
    MA in Human Rights and Global Ethics
    by distance learning

    MA in International Relations and World Order
    campus based

    MA in International Relations and World Order
    by distance learning
    MA in International Security Studies
    campus based
    MA in International Security Studies
    by distance learning
    MA in Politics of Conflict and Violence
    by distance learning
    MA Intelligence and Security
    by distance learning
    MA Security,Conflict and International Development (to be published shortly)
    by distance learning
    Law
    LLM/Postgraduate Diploma in Employment Law
    by distance learning
    LLM Law
    including specialisms
    Media and Communication and Sociology
    MA in Media, Culture and Society - campus based MA in Mass Communication - campus based
    MA Digital Media and Society - campus based MA in Media and Public Relations - campus based
    MA in Global Media and Communication - campus based MA in Media and Advertising - campus based
    MA in Media and Public Relations
    by distance learning
    MA Media, Gender and Social Justice - campus based
    MA in Contemporary Sociology MSc in Social Research
    MSc Social Science Research (to be published shortly)
    Museum Studies
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Art Museum and Gallery Studies MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Museum Studies
    MA/MSc /Postgraduate Diploma in Museum Studies
    by distance learning
    MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Heritage and Interpretation
    by distance learning
    MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Socially Engaged Practice in Museums and Galleries
    by distance learning

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