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Postgraduate Course Catalogue

2015 - 2016 PDF files

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Introduction and Glossary of Terms  
Postgraduate Regulations
List of Postgraduate Taught Courses  
Programmes and Modules for 2015 - 2016   
School of Art History

History of Photography - (not available 2015-2016)

Museum & Gallery Studies (including National Trust for Scotland Studies) (PDF, 107 KB)

National Trust for Scotland Studies

School of Biology

Ecosystem-Based Management of Marine Systems

Marine Mammal Science

Sustainable Aquaculture

School of Chemistry

Chemical Science - MSc (PDF, 172 KB)

Chemistry - MPhil (PDF, 178 KB)

School of Classics - including Ancient History, Classical Studies, Greek and Latin

Ancient History

Classical Studies


Greek and Latin


School of Computer Science

Advanced Computer Science

Artificial Intelligence

Computing and Information Technology

Dependable Software Systems Erasmus Mundus

Human Computer Interaction

Information Technology

Networks and DIstributed Systems

Management and Information Technology

Software Engineering

School of Divinity

Bible and Contemporary World

Biblical Languages and Literature (PDF, 116 KB)

Scripture and Theology

Theology, Imagination and the Arts

Department of Enviornmental and Earth Sciences Geochemistry (SUBJECT TO APPROVAL)
School of Economics & Finance



Money, Banking and Finance

School of English

Creative Writing

Mediaeval English

Modern and Contemporary Literature and Cultur

Romantic / Victorian Studies (not available 2015-2016)

Shakespeare and Renaissance Literary Culture

Women, Writing and Gender

Department of Film Studies Film Studies-MLitt (PDF, 92 KB)
Department of Geography & Sustainable Development

Human Geography

Sustainable Development

Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Development and Environmental Economics (SUBJECT TO APPROVAL)

School of History - including Mediaeval, Modern and Scottish History and Middle Eastern Studies

The Book. History and Techniques of Analysis

Early Modern History

Iranian Studies

Legal and Constitutional History (not available 2015-2016)

Mediaeval History

Middle Eastern History

Modern History

Reformation Studies

Scottish Historical Studies

Transnational, Global and Spatial History 

Interdisciplinary Degrees

Central and East European Studies

Environmental History

Global Health Implementation (PDF, 98 KB)

Health Psychology

Intellectual History

Management and Information Technlology

Mediaeval Studies

Strategic Studies

School of International Relations

International Political Theory

International Security Studies

Middle East, Caucasus and Central Asian Security Studies

Peace and Conflict Studies

Strategic Studies

Terrorism and Poltiical Violence

Terrorism Studies (Distance Learning -part time) 

School of Management

Banking and Finance

Finance and Management

Human Resource Management

International Business

International Business and Strategy (Joint with Moscow State University)


Management and Information Technology


School of Mathematics & Statistics  Applied Statistics and Datamining
School of Medicine Global Health Implementation (PDF, 98 KB)
School of Modern Languages - including Arabic & Persian, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish

Comparative Literature

Crossways in Cultural Narratives Erasmus Mundust Masters (EU)

Cultural Identity Studies

French Studies

German Studies

italian Studies

Middle Eastern Literary and Culturla Studies

Russian Studies

Spanish and Latin American Studies

Department of Philosophy

Epistemology, Mind and Language

History of Philosophy

Logic and Metaphysics

Moral, Political and Legal Philosophy 

School of Physics & Astronomy Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices
School of Psychology & Neuroscience

Adults with Learning Difficulties who have Significant and Complex Needs (PDF, 189 KB)

 Adult Support, Protection and Safeguarding (PDF, 90 KB)

Certificate in Dementia Care

Evolutionary and Comparative Psychology: The Origins of Mind


Department of Social Anthropology

Anthropology, Art and Perception

Social Anthropology and Amerindian Studies

Social Anthropology with Pacific Studies

Index of Postgraduate Modules  

Search the online catalogue of current modules

To view individual modules, click here:


The University will endeavour to deliver modules in accordance with the descriptions set out in this Module Catalogue; however, individual module delivery is dependent on staff availability as well as sufficient student demand.

The University reserves the right to make variations to the content or methods of delivery or examination of modules, to discontinue modules and to merge or combine modules if such action is reasonably considered to be necessary to the University in the context of its wider purposes.

The University cannot accept responsibility for the non-availability of services, teaching and/or examinations out-with its control.


Kitty Macintyre
Publications, Print & Design Unit
+44 (0)1334 463022


Kitty Macintyre
Publications, Print & Design Unit
+44 (0)1334 463022