University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

About University

University of Essex ได้รับ Royal Charter ในปี 1965 และได้พัฒนาด้านสังคมศาสตร์ จนเป็นหนึ่งในมหาวิทยาลัยที่ได้รับการยอมรับในสหราชอาณาจักร มหาวิทยาลัยมี 3 แคมปัส แคมปัสหลักในเมือง Colchester, แคมปัส ที่สองในเมือง Southend และแคมปัส East 15 Acting ในเมือง Loughton ทั้งสามแคมปัสใช้เวลาไม่เกิน 1 ชั่วโมงจากกรุงลอนดอน ปัจจุบันมีนักศึกษากว่า 12,000 คน โดยมีนักศึกษาต่างชาติ ประมาณ 3,100 คน จาก 135 ประเทศทั่วโลก ภายในแคมปัสหลักประกอบด้วย อาคารเรียน หอพัก ร้านค้า ร้านอาหาร แกลอรี่ ธนาคาร ทะเลสาบ โรงภาพยนตร์ บาร์ ศูนย์กีฬา โดยแคมปัสตั้งอยู่ห่างจาก สนามบิน London Standsted เพียง 1 ชั่วโมง และห่างจากสนามบิน Southend เพียง 5 กิโลเมตร

Faculty

Accounting, banking, and finance
Acting
Actuarial Science
American Studies
Anthropology
Art and design
Bioscience and chemistry
Business and management
Childhood studies
Communication
Computing
Creative Writing
Criminology
Data Science
Drama
Economics
Engineering
English
European Studies
Event Management
Film and performance
Film and Television
Health and social care management
History
Hotel Management
International Relations
Interpreting and Translating
Journalism
Languages
Law
Mathematics
Media PR and journalism
MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management
Nursing and midwifery
Occupational therapy
Philosophy
Physiotherapy
Psychology
Public Policy
Science
Social work
Sociology and politics
Sport and physical activity
Teaching and education
Theatre
Tourism and hospitality

Subject Area

Accounting, banking, and finance

BA Financial Economics

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Undergraduate

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What causes 'credit crunches', and how do their effects spread throughout the economy? What determines the value of Pound Sterling relative to the US Dollar or Euro? How do stock market prices affect asset prices? Financial events are rarely far from... More

BA Financial Economics and Accounting

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Undergraduate

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What causes 'credit crunches', and how do their effects spread throughout the economy? What determines the value of Pound Sterling relative to the US Dollar or Euro? How do stock market prices affect asset prices? Financial events are rarely far from... More

BSc Accounting

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Undergraduate

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Accounting informs almost all areas of business, from strategy to outsourcing and operational planning to environmental policies. At Essex Business School, where this course is taught, accounting means more than cutting costs and managing transaction... More

BSc Accounting and Finance

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BSc Accounting and Finance provides access to our virtual trading floor, where you make use of real-world Bloomberg data, information and analytics to practise trading stocks and securities in the type of environment found in City finance firms.

BSc Accounting and Management

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Accountants and managers must work closely to interpret financial data and influence business performance. By understanding how both commercial functions operate, their priorities and unique vocabulary, you can work more effectively as a team to deli... More

BSc Accounting with Economics

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Undergraduate

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We make financial and economic decisions every day, at home and in the workplace. Although we may be free to make our own choices, we are influenced by the actions of other people and institutions across the world. BSc Accounting with Economics explo... More

BSc Banking and Finance

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Undergraduate

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How does financial theory aid corporate decision making? How do banks manage risk across global markets? The past 20 years have seen banks and financial markets become increasingly globalised. Deregulation and advances in technology have empowered ba... More

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Are you interested in how financial markets operate? Do you want to learn about financial decision making and investment? Would you like to join one of the UK’s largest and most respected finance groups, with some of Britain’s most satisfied students... More

BSc Finance and Management

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Undergraduate

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Do you want to widen your career options by studying both finance and business management? Do you want to study at a business school with highly respected finance and management academics, with some of Britain’s most satisfied students?

BSc Finance and Mathematics

Full time

Undergraduate

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Mathematics is a discipline in which precise propositions can lead, through elegant arguments, to far-reaching consequences. Through developing truly expert abilities in mathematics, and discovering how these can be applied to financial situations, y... More

BSc Financial Economics

Full time

Undergraduate

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What causes 'credit crunches', and how do their effects spread throughout the economy? What determines the value of Pound Sterling relative to the US Dollar or Euro? How do stock market prices affect asset prices? Financial events are rarely far from... More

MRes Accounting

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our MRes Accounting is designed for those wishing to follow a career in research and/or academia. It is the ideal first step if you hope to progress to doctoral studies, such as PhD.

MSc Accounting

Full time

Postgraduate

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How is the role and public perception of accounting changing in a world still coping with the effects of the financial crash?

MSc Accounting and Finance

Full time

Postgraduate

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How can organisations ensure fair and accurate accounting? How has finance changed in the wake of the global economic crisis?

MSc Accounting and Financial Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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How do organisations make financial decisions? How can accountants ensure their actions benefit a business’ bottom line, without negatively impacting society?

MSc Algorithmic Trading

Full time

Postgraduate

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On our MSc Algorithmic Trading, we equip you with the core concepts and quantitative methods in high frequency finance, along with the operational skills to use state-of-the-art computational methods for financial modelling.

MSc Banking and Finance

Full time

Postgraduate

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How are banks innovating to meet customer demands? Is globalisation increasing risk in the banking and finance sector?

MSc Computational Economics, Financial Markets and Policy

Full time

Postgraduate

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The financial crisis and global recession have triggered a search for new perspectives in economics training that can deal with the challenges posed by highly interconnected and globalised financial and industrial organisations. Our course provides a... More

MSc Computational Finance

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our MSc Computational Finance equips you with the core concepts and mathematical principles of modern quantitative finance, plus the operational skills to use computational packages (mainly Matlab) for financial modelling.

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How do you make optimal investment decisions? How are stocks priced? Why do markets crash? In rapidly changing and often unstable money markets, the global economy demands financial professionals who can act rationally and ethically when under pressu... More

MSc Finance and Data Analytics

Full time

Postgraduate

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How does big data influence financial and statistical modelling? Will the future of finance be driven by our ability to apply quantitative, statistical and technical skills to analyse information?

MSc Finance and Global Trading

Full time

Postgraduate

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How can knowledge of trading global markets affect risk management and compliance? Will firms that have trading arms executing orders in global markets need specialist trader analytics to succeed in today's business world?

MSc Finance and Investment

Full time

Postgraduate

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How should financial professionals react to increasing regulatory and technological change? What tools and skills must you possess for a successful career in finance and investment?

MSc Finance and Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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How can we prevent another financial crisis? What do ethical finance and responsible management look like in practice?

MSc Financial Economics and Accounting

Full time

Postgraduate

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Gain both accountancy skills and a deeper understanding of economics in the context of modern finance. Split between our Department of Economics and Essex Business School, you graduate with the academic and business skills needed for a career in the ... More

MSc Financial Engineering and Risk Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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How can we prevent another financial crisis? Is it by better understanding risk in financial securities? Can improving the way we measure and manage risk create stability in the financial world?

MSc International Accounting and Banking

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Postgraduate

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Our MSc International Accounting and Banking is a unique degree amongst UK universities, giving you a competitive edge by combining theory and practice with real-life examples. You gain an advanced understanding of contemporary accounting and banking... More

MSc International Finance

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Postgraduate

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On this course, you develop a broad vision and understanding of the changing role and nature of finance and investments within the context of a global marketplace. You can become highly competent in dealing with exchange rates and portfolio managemen... More

MSc Money and Banking

Full time

Postgraduate

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Why are banking and finance so important for our economy? How do banks work? How do their activities affect business cycle fluctuations or even economic crises? And how can economic policy, particularly monetary policy, steer the banking sector and t... More

Acting

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BA Acting provides a thorough and complete preparation for the professional actor. We transform and enhance the individual talents of our students by developing the imagination, voice and body, so that you graduate ready for professional life on the ... More

BA Acting (International)

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Undergraduate

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BA Acting (International) provides a complete preparation for careers in acting tailored especially for international students. We have a distinguished and internationally diverse teaching staff and our students come from over 40 countries. As one of... More

BA Acting and Stage Combat

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Undergraduate

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BA Acting and Stage Combat provides a professional vocational training in stage combat and performance unique in the UK and the world. We enable you to develop a variety of physical performance skills in a disciplined, focused and emotionally connect... More

BA World Performance

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Undergraduate

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BA World Performance is a creative and challenging course combining practical performance skills with an exploration of global performance traditions. You study theatre, dance-drama, masks, music and dance from across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Ame... More

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On one level it is a thoroughly practical, highly intensive, vocational course. On another level, it is a thought-provoking, life-changing reflection on the function and art of the actor – exploring techniques from some of Europe’s most influential p... More

MA Acting (International)

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Postgraduate

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This is a unique professional course that has been designed specifically for overseas students. MA/MFA Acting (International) offers the full spectrum of acting skills, including voice, movement and singing and approaches to rehearsal and public perf... More

MFA Acting (International)

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Postgraduate

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This is a unique professional course that has been designed specifically for overseas students. MA/MFA Acting (International) offers the full spectrum of acting skills, including voice, movement and singing and approaches to rehearsal and public perf... More

Actuarial Science

Actuarial science

Full time

Undergraduate

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Actuarial science applies mathematical and statistical skills to problems arising in applied subjects such as insurance, finance, commerce and government.

BSc Actuarial Science

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Undergraduate

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Actuarial science teaches you the art of turning risks into opportunities. Actuaries provide assessments of financial security systems, with a focus on their complexity, their mathematics, and their mechanisms. You benefit from an excellent starting ... More

MSc Actuarial Science

Full time

Postgraduate

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Actuaries provide assessments of financial security systems, with a focus on their complexity, their mathematics, and their mechanisms. Actuaries quantify the probability and manage the risk of future events in areas such as insurance, healthcare, pe... More

Postgraduate Diploma Actuarial Science

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Postgraduate

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Actuaries provide assessments of financial security systems, with a focus on their complexity, their mathematics, and their mechanisms. Actuaries quantify the probability and manage the risk of future events in areas such as insurance, healthcare, pe... More

American Studies

BA American Studies

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Undergraduate

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BA American Studies (United States) is for those with enthusiasm, passion and intellectual curiosity about all things American. At Essex, we offer you an opportunity to understand some of the diverse and paradoxical aspects of the US through interdis... More

BA American Studies

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Undergraduate

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Our multidisciplinary course enables you to assess American contributions to our understanding of political, historical, social and cultural perspectives of the world. You combine studies of the US with a number of options in film studies offered by ... More

MA American Literatures

Full time

Postgraduate

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Gain a rich understanding of the variety and interconnections of American writing, exploring major poetic, fictional, non-fictional and dramatic works. American literature is topical and contemporary; Author Junot Díaz’s book The Brief Wondrous Life ... More

MA United States Politics

Full time

Postgraduate

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The United States is the most politically and economically influential country in the world and understanding its politics is more important than ever. This course allows you to study United States politics at an advanced level in a department ranked... More

Anthropology

BA Social Anthropology

Full time

Undergraduate

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What motivates so many people to migrate from their own societies to others? Why are some cultures so different from each other? Our course combines sociological and anthropological approaches to the study of society, exploring how humans understand ... More

Art and design

BA Liberal Arts

Full time

Undergraduate

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Knowledge is rooted in the experiences of people across the world. It is created from memory, culture, landscape and myth. This knowledge is often split into separate ‘disciplines’ such as those in the sciences, maths, history, geography, literature ... More

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Our MA Curating offers a practical and theoretical training in devising and curating exhibitions, as you work towards the preparation of an exhibition at our on-site Art Exchange gallery.

MA Curating with Professional Placement

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our course combines practice, theory and histories of curating in equal measure. You will develop an essential base skills for a successful exhibition – from object handling to managing exhibition budgets – through visiting lectures by active museum ... More

Bioscience and chemistry

BSc Biochemistry

Full time

Postgraduate

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Biochemistry is the branch of science that explores the fundamental chemical processes within living organisms. Biochemistry considers molecular-level processes across a range of disciplines including genetics, microbiology, forensics and medicine. B... More

BSc Biological Sciences

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Undergraduate

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How can we use gene-editing technology to understand and treat human disease or improve crop yield? What is big data and how can we use it to advance our understanding of biological systems? How are we using synthetic biology to engineer bacteria to ... More

BSc Biomedical Science

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Undergraduate

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From cancer-screening to blood transfusions, from infections to genetic diseases; biomedical scientists research the causes and diagnosis of diseases and the effectiveness of the medicines that cure them. You apply the concepts of biochemistry and ce... More

BSc Biomedical Science

Full time

Undergraduate

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From cancer-screening to blood transfusions, from infections to genetic diseases; biomedical scientists research the causes and diagnosis of diseases and the effectiveness of the medicines that cure them. You apply the concepts of biochemistry and ce... More

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To what extent do genes determine our biology, behaviour, happiness or interests? Genetics is at the forefront of modern biology, driving progress in medicines and synthetics biology. New technologies in genetic manipulation, biotechnology and genomi... More

BSc Marine Biology

Full time

Undergraduate

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On our marine biology course you dive into a fascinatingly complex world of whales, coral reefs, fish, deep sea trenches, coastal lagoons, sea ice, and tropical seagrass beds. The vast majority of life on earth is found under the sea; but exactly how... More

MSc Biotechnology

Full time

Postgraduate

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How can biological processes and organisms be used in the development of new technologies? Biotechnology enables us to improve practices in diverse fields including genetics, agriculture, bioremediation, immunology, diagnostics, energy production, an... More

MSc Molecular Medicine

Full time

Postgraduate

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Molecular medicine is transforming the way we understand and treat human diseases, from cancers to neurodegenerative disorders. Combining contemporary medical studies with biochemistry and molecular biology, this rapidly advancing area creates a brid... More

MSc Tropical Marine Biology

Full time

Postgraduate

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Tropical ecosystems provide important resources locally and globally, and coral reefs are the most diverse of marine ecosystems threatened by human activities.

Business and management

BBA Business Administration

Full time

Undergraduate

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BBA Business Administration is a broad business and management degree, where you gain comprehensive knowledge of the main functional areas of a company. You study a wide range of subjects and develop your practical managerial skills to prepare you fo... More

BSc Business Management

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On this course, you learn what’s involved in managing organisations in an increasingly complex world. We look at the enduring patterns in how people, groups, organisations, economies and societies function and interact. By understanding these behavio... More

BSc International Business and Entrepreneurship

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Undergraduate

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Entrepreneurship is broader in scope than traditional business studies. It explores enterprising mind-sets, new venture creation and innovation in the private, public and voluntary sectors. It examines ways in which creative people, dynamic organisat... More

BSc Management and Marketing

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Undergraduate

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What does it take to be an effective manager? How can marketers maximise return on investment? To succeed in management and marketing, you must be imaginative, innovative and use your initiative to solve business challenges. You must combine original... More

BSc Marketing

Full time

Undergraduate

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How are marketing campaigns planned and managed? How does marketing to other businesses differ from promoting products and services to consumers?

MA Advertising, Marketing and the Media

Full time

Postgraduate

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We are surrounded by advertising, marketing and media campaigns in a hugely competitive world-wide marketplace. Our societies are constantly influenced by the advertising industry, and businesses need to become increasingly aware of the societies and... More

MA Management and Organisational Dynamics

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The contemporary organisation is characterised by complexity and change. Our unique MA in Management and Organisation Dynamics, offered jointly by Essex Business School and the Department of Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies, aims to equip you ... More

Master of Business Administration: The Essex MBA

Full time

Postgraduate

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The University of Essex is home to the brave and the bold. Our MBA harnesses this daring and experimental spirit. Whether you want to advance to a leadership role or run your own business, you will gain the knowledge, self-confidence and skills to de... More

Master of Business Management MBM

Full time

Postgraduate

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Do you want a fast-paced career in management? Are you looking for a business Masters to develop your operational management skills and strategic knowledge?

MRes Management and Organisation

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our MRes Management and Organisation is designed for those wishing to follow a career in research and/or academia. It is ideal if you hope to progress to doctoral studies in the field of management, for example by studying for a PhD.

MSc Business Analytics

Full time

Postgraduate

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Organisations of all sizes must analyse complex business data to remain competitive. Business analytics helps to predict market trends and improve business processes. It empowers managers to make strategic decisions to improve performance in areas su... More

MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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Postgraduate

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How do we achieve economic prosperity, regional growth and social transformation? Our MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation is taught at Essex Business School. It uses innovative and interactive teaching, such as group working and applied projects, to ... More

MSc Global Project Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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What skills do you need to manage projects effectively and efficiently in different cultures and societies? How can you apply these skills to manage multiple, global projects across fields as diverse as marketing, operations and supply chains

MSc Human Resource Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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How does the wellbeing of an employee affect the overall performance of a business? What’s the relationship between personal development and productivity? How can you ensure that you’re hiring the best applicant for a role?

MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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Do you want to gain the competitive edge for management roles in the logistics and transport sectors? Do you want to use data and analytics to improve business performance?

MSc International Marketing and Entrepreneurship

Full time

Postgraduate

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What marketing and business challenges do organisations face at different stages of their growth? How do different cultures and countries impact marketing strategy?

MSc Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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MSc Management is perfect if you do not have a first degree in business, or relevant work experience in management. The MSc Management courses from Essex Business School will allow you to develop core management skills and enable you to align your Ma... More

MSc Management (Advertising and Corporate Communications)

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Immerse yourself in a world where your passion for communication drives your management education with MSc Management (Advertising and Corporate Communications) from Essex Business School.

MSc Management (International)

Full time

Postgraduate

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Prepare yourself to do business across borders with MSc Management (International) from Essex Business School. MSc Management (International) is perfect if you do not have a first degree in business, or relevant work experience in management.

MSc Management (Leadership)

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Postgraduate

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Become a better manager by studying people and behaviour with MSc Management (Leadership) from Essex Business School. MSc Management (Leadership) is perfect if you do not have a first degree in business, or relevant work experience in management.

MSc Management (Marketing)

Full time

Postgraduate

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Launch your career in marketing with MSc Management (Marketing) from Essex Business School. MSc Management (Marketing) is perfect if you do not have a first degree in business or marketing, or relevant work experience in management.

MSc Marketing and Brand Management

Full time

Postgraduate

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What are the challenges facing marketing and branding today? What links are there between management, marketing and culture?

Postgraduate Diploma Management and Organisational Dynamics

Full time

Postgraduate

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The contemporary organisation is characterised by complexity and change. Our unique Postgraduate Diploma Management and Organisational Dynamics, offered jointly by Essex Business School and our Department of Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies, a... More

Childhood studies

BA Childhood Studies

Full time

Undergraduate

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Are you fascinated by children’s behaviour? What drives their development, what informs their behaviour and shapes their identity? Do you want to help children with emotional, social, behavioural and education difficulties? Why do some children falte... More

Communication

BA Communications and Digital Culture

Full time

Undergraduate

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How does the media shape social and cultural life? How have digital and internet cultures transformed personal and networked interactions? What is the relationship between the media, mass politics, and governance? What is media power, and who wields ... More

MSc Global Communication Systems

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our graduates work in major telecommunications companies around the world. We have run this course for over 25 years and, in that time, educated over a thousand communications specialists.

Computing

BEng Computer Networks

Full time

Undergraduate

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Without secure networks, business, commerce and communications would fail. As the infrastructure of technology grows, so does the demand for professionals who can apply advanced knowledge of networking principles and networked applications. Our stude... More

BEng Computer Systems Engineering

Full time

Undergraduate

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Computer systems can be found everywhere: inside a mobile phone, at a hospital bedside, and inside your TV, washing machine and games consoles. Computer systems engineers explore how this works – what is needed to convert machines and machinery into ... More

BEng Computers with Electronics

Full time

Undergraduate

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Large parts of everyday life depend on computing, electronics and telecommunications. There’s no longer a distinct line between the disciplines – advances in electronics have made the internet, innovative telecommunications, and inexpensive computing... More

BSc Computer Games

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Undergraduate

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This is a degree in world-making. You craft stories, characters and plot in order to build imaginary worlds that a player can journey through. Our work is driven by creativity and imagination as well as technical excellence; at Essex you master both ... More

BSc Computer Science

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Undergraduate

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Technology drives society, and computer science is developing faster than ever before. Social media, cloud computing, face recognition software, network security and robotics all have a basis in computing. In both business and research, computer scie... More

MSc Advanced Computer Science

Full time

Postgraduate

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Develop expertise in contemporary design and practice within computer science. You graduate with the ability to explore further how technology influences people’s lives.

MSc Artificial Intelligence

Full time

Postgraduate

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Artificial intelligence deals with the theory, design, application, and development of biologically, socially and linguistically motivated computational paradigms.

MSc Big Data and Text Analytics

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our modern world is witnessing a growth of online data in a variety of forms, including web documents, blogs, social networks, digital libraries and medical records. Much of this data contains valuable information, such as emerging opinions in social... More

MSc Computer Engineering

Full time

Postgraduate

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Advances in technology are yielding smaller and higher-performance computer systems permeating into a wide range of applications, from communication systems to consumer products and common household appliances. Computer engineering encompasses the pr... More

MSc Computer Games

Full time

Postgraduate

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Both for entertainment and for more serious purposes such as virtual reality training, computer games, gamification and games intelligences are increasingly important in today’s world. This is your opportunity to turn your passion into a career.

MSc Computer Networks and Security

Full time

Postgraduate

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Increasingly, computer networks cannot be considered without the important issue of security; without secure networks, businesses, commerce and communications would all fail. This course addresses the need for modern computer network professionals.

MSc Intelligent Systems and Robotics

Full time

Postgraduate

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Robotics requires a well-developed knowledge of areas ranging from computer science and artificial intelligence, to engineering and neuroscience, in order to produce hardware which can sense and manipulate the real world. This field has allowed us to... More

MSc Internet of Things

Full time

Postgraduate

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The Internet of Things (IoT) explores the internetworking ever more capable electronic and computing systems that we use in our daily lives, ranging from cars and mobile telephones to washing machines and aeroplanes.

MSci Computer Science

Full time

Undergraduate

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Technology drives society, and computer science is developing faster than ever before. Social media, cloud computing, face recognition software, network security and robotics all have a basis in computing. In both business and research, computer scie... More

Creative Writing

BA Creative Writing

Full time

Undergraduate

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Explore the urge to create and build new worlds, to share language and stories with others. On our course you work on the craft of writing through a multi-genre approach, through and across a variety of writings from fiction and poetry, to non-fictio... More

BA Film and Creative Writing

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Undergraduate

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Our course combines hands-on practical filmmaking, creative writing workshops, and theoretical and contextual studies. We encourage you to forge links between theory and practice, and to make critically-informed choices in your own creative work thro... More

BA Film and Creative Writing

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BA Film and Creative Writing

BA Literature and Creative Writing

Full time

Undergraduate

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All writers are first of all readers and all readers are writers, for without the active participation of readers a book is never fully realised. Our BA Literature and Creative Writing offers a unique approach to the practice of reading and writing, ... More

MA Creative Writing

Full time

Postgraduate

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Our challenging, practice-based course offers you a unique approach to the practice of writing, emphasising innovation and experimentation in your work.

MA Playwriting

Full time

Postgraduate

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Develop as a playwright by learning with professional and award-winning dramatists. On our MA Playwriting you produce a varied portfolio of dramatic works, culminating in a full-length original play, which will enable you to hone and develop your own... More

MA Wild Writing: Literature, Landscape and the Environment

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Postgraduate

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Essex is one of the oldest inhabited areas of the British Isles, a landscape shaped by human history. Our MA Wild Writing allows you to explore this landscape and the wilder landscapes of Britain, as well as those across the world, through a combinat... More

Criminology

BA Criminology

Full time

Undergraduate

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How do we understand crime? How can it be prevented? Why should crime be punished, and how should we go about it? Criminologists engage with some of the most pressing issues, decisions and dilemmas facing societies today. On our course you explore th... More

BA Criminology and American Studies

Full time

Undergraduate

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Our course gives you an excellent understanding of the global patterns increasingly found in criminal justice policies and criminal offences. We take a social view of crime, a view which links crime to issues of power, resources, rights, (in)equality... More

BA Criminology with Counselling Skills

Full time

Undergraduate

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How can crime be prevented? Why and how should crime be punished? What motivates people to commit a crime? Criminologists engage with some of the most important and controversial issues, facing societies today.

BA Criminology with Criminal Law

Full time

Undergraduate

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How do we understand crime? How can it be prevented? Why should crime be punished? How can harms be restored? What shapes criminal law in principle and in practice? Criminologists and lawyers engage with some of the most pressing issues, decisions an... More

BA Criminology with Social Psychology

Full time

Undergraduate

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How do we understand crime? How can it be prevented? Why should criminals be punished, and how should we go about it? Why are certain groups of people more likely to become offenders, and why are some more likely to be caught? Why are so many people ... More

MA Criminology

Full time

Postgraduate

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How do we understand crime? How can it be prevented? Why should crime be punished, and how should we go about it? Criminologists engage with some of the most pressing issues, decisions and dilemmas facing societies today. On our course you explore th... More

MSc Criminology and Socio-Legal Research

Full time

Postgraduate

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Explore the relationship between crime and the law, from the criminal justice system and issues with reoffenders, to crime in the media and the glamorisation of drugs.

MSc Criminology and Socio-Legal Research

Full time

Postgraduate

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Explore the relationship between crime and the law, from the criminal justice system and issues with reoffenders, to crime in the media and the glamorisation of drugs.

MSc Organised Crime, Terrorism and Security

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In recent years, issues of terrorism and organised crime have gained an unprecedented profile, provoked significant social concern, and dominated both law-and-order and many wider social policy agendas. We draw on state-of-the-art research to address... More

Data Science

BSc Data Science and Analytics

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Undergraduate

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Data is the lifeblood of our society. From medicine to government offices, and market research to the environment, the collection and analysis of data is crucial to understanding how to improve, create and guide products and services across the globe... More

MSc Data Science

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The techniques we use to model and manipulate data guide the political, financial and social decisions that shape our modern society and are the basis of growth of the economy and success of businesses. Technology is growing and evolving at an incred... More

MSc Data Science with Professional Placement

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Postgraduate

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The techniques we use to model and manipulate data guide the political, financial and social decisions that shape our modern society and are the basis of growth of the economy and success of businesses. Technology is growing and evolving at an incred... More

Drama

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Theatre is a radical and influential art form. Its roots lie deep in the ancient world but its relevance to contemporary life is urgent and ongoing. Theatre enables different cultures and societies to confront the most important issues of our time; i... More

BA Drama and Literature

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Study a wide range of dramatic texts, from Ancient Greek times to the present day, and develop an understanding of the principal developments in European Theatre.

Economics

BA Business Economics

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Take the first steps to a successful career. Build your knowledge across the broad area of economics. Develop an enhanced understanding of the business world. Our BA Business Economics provides you with the theoretical and practical skills you need t... More

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Studying economics provides you with a greater understanding of the world around you. It teaches you how the economy functions, how people make decisions, why an economic crisis occurs and what the different solutions are. Economics at Essex is not o... More

BA Economics with a Modern Language

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Undergraduate

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Do you want to combine the study of economics with a modern foreign language? Economics is not only about stocks, shares, and financial markets; it relates to every aspect of our lives where there is a demand to produce and supply goods and services.

BA Economics with Psychology

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Economics at Essex explores how economics relates to the real world and asks the difficult questions. How do people get in debt? Why do people choose to get a mortgage rather than rent? Why did the economic crisis affect the UK more than the US? Expl... More

BA Financial Economics and Accounting

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What causes 'credit crunches', and how do their effects spread throughout the economy? What determines the value of Pound Sterling relative to the US Dollar or Euro? How do stock market prices affect asset prices? Financial events are rarely far from... More

BA International Economics

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How do different countries around the world trade, and what systems do they use? How much of an influence do historical events have on the development of international policies? Our course gives you a solid grounding in economics, and has a focus on ... More

BA Management Economics

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How can economic ideas and principles help us to understand how organisations work and industries function? What role do economic principles play in management decisions and in the analysis of strategic interactions among businesses and organisations... More

BSc Economics

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Studying economics provides you with a greater understanding of the world around you. It teaches you how the economy functions, how people make decisions, why an economic crisis occurs and what the different solutions are. Economics at Essex is not o... More

BSc Economics and Mathematics

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Many students are attracted to mathematics at school by the clear unequivocal nature of the answers to the questions. Mathematics is a discipline in which, at university level too, precise propositions can lead, through elegant arguments, to far-reac... More

BSc Economics and Politics

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How and why do governments try to regulate markets? Why are Central Banks independent? What explains the fluctuations of stock markets and exchange rates? How important is the economy for the outcome of elections? What is globalisation and how does i... More

BSc Economics with Computing

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Want to build a successful career in economics and finance? In our modern society computing and programming skills have become essential for economists. Our BSc Economics with Computing course allows you to build a comprehensive knowledge of economic... More

BSc Economics with Psychology

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Explore the driving forces behind human behaviour. Discover how human psychology can guide people to make economic decisions. How do people get in debt? Why do people choose to get a mortgage rather than rent? Why did the economic crisis affect the U... More

BSc International Economics

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How do different countries around the world trade, and what systems do they use? How much of an influence do historical events have on the development of international policies? Our course gives you a solid grounding in economics, and has a focus on ... More

BSc Management Economics

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Undergraduate

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How can economic ideas and principles help us to understand how organisations work and industries function? What role do economic principles play in management decisions and in the analysis of strategic interactions among businesses and organisations... More

Graduate Diploma Economics

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Postgraduate

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At Essex we push the frontiers of accepted wisdom, critically examining the decisions of individuals, the strategies of firms, and the policies of governments to understand and challenge the standard paradigms of economics.

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How should trade be managed to promote both social welfare and the interests of workers and firms? How should merger policy be managed to balance the interests of merging firms and others that share the industry? How should financial markets and fina... More

MRes Economics

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At Essex we push the frontiers of accepted wisdom, critically examining the decisions of individuals, the strategies of firms, and the policies of governments to understand and challenge the standard paradigms of economics. Our popular Masters in Res... More

MSc Applied Economics and Data Analysis

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How can different kinds of data inform us on economic issues? On this course you learn how economic data analysis can address practical problems within business, accounting, and development.

MSc Behavioural Economics

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Postgraduate

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How do we make decisions about markets, businesses and customers? What’s the science behind these decisions? How does an understanding of human behaviour make better policies? What’s the impact of sales practices on customers? How do behavioural bias... More

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At Essex we push the frontiers of accepted wisdom, critically examining the decisions of individuals, the strategies of firms, and the policies of governments to understand and challenge the standard paradigms of economics. In our popular flagship ma... More

MSc Economics and Econometrics

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Postgraduate

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Would you like to undertake advanced study in quantitative analysis in an environment of research excellence? To question how we understand and assess empirical findings reported within applied economics?

MSc Economics with Professional Placement

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Postgraduate

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At Essex we push the frontiers of accepted wisdom, critically examining the decisions of individuals, the strategies of firms, and the policies of governments to understand and challenge the standard paradigms of economics. In our popular flagship ma... More

MSc Financial and Business Economics

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Careers in business and finance often require an economic approach. Our MSc Financial and Business Economics allows you to study the economic principles that are at the heart of finance and business, and to develop an awareness of their applications.

MSc Financial Econometrics

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MSc Financial Econometrics combines a practical approach to finance with a strong theoretical approach in econometrics, and is taught jointly between our Department of Economics and Essex Business School. This mix of approaches means that you graduat... More

MSc Financial Economics

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Are you interested in finance and its economic foundations? The emphasis of our MSc Financial Economics is on the ways that economic reasoning can inform and illuminate the financial decision-making of investors and the financial choices made by firm... More

MSc Financial Economics and Econometrics

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Our specialised MSc Financial Economics and Econometrics includes in-depth theoretical and applied aspects of econometrics to complement subjects in financial markets and corporate finance.

MSc International Economics

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Our MSc International Economics gives you this knowledge, plus a critical awareness of the integration of theory, data, and analysis in relation to international economics. You are equipped with the skills for a career in international organisations ... More

MSc Management Economics

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Our MSc Management Economics trains you to use economics in managerial decisions and in the analysing of strategic interaction among firms. We combine theory and applications to provide you with a unique combination of business knowledge and economic... More

Engineering

BEng Communications Engineering

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It’s hard to imagine a world without mobile networks, the internet, radio, or audio-visual appliances. Bringing together knowledge from both electrical engineering and computer science, communications engineers drive these communications systems whic... More

BEng Electronic Engineering

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The modern world depends upon electronics, from mobile phones and digital broadcasting, to GPS navigation and robotics; and it is electronic engineering which has driven these inventions and more. This is a subject where you can exercise your imagina... More

BEng Mechatronic Systems

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Do you have an inquisitive mind and are constantly questioning how things work? Would you like to work designing the self-driving cars of the future, or the latest industrial robots, or the next revolutionary consumer product? Studying mechatronics w... More

BEng Robotic Engineering

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Undergraduate

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Robots are increasingly important in our society. They are used in autonomous driving, domestic assistance, health care, industrial manufacturing, search and rescue operations, and hazardous environment exploration and monitoring.

MEng Communications Engineering

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Undergraduate

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It’s hard to imagine a world without mobile networks, the internet, radio, or audio-visual appliances. Bringing together knowledge from both electrical engineering and computer science, communications engineers drive these communications systems whic... More

MEng Electronic Engineering

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Undergraduate

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The modern world depends upon electronics, from mobile phones and digital broadcasting, to GPS navigation and robotics; and it is electronic engineering which has driven these inventions and more. This is a subject where you can exercise your imagina... More

MSc Electronic Engineering

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Our MSc Electronic Engineering enables you to acquire the essential knowledge, skills, competency, and critical awareness necessary for a rewarding career in the electronics industry. We prepare you for a career in analogue and digital circuit design... More

English

BA English and Comparative Literature

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Take yourself on a literary adventure around the world. Our BA English and Comparative Literature offers a unique opportunity to explore English literature alongside writings from across the globe, both in English and in translation. We place the stu... More

BA English and United States Literature

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What is US literature? What makes writing in the US different from other writing in the English language? We begin to answer these questions through exploring the classic texts which established US literature as a distinct tradition, uncovering the i... More

BA English Language and Linguistics

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What is the range of sounds found in human languages? Which of those sounds are used by English to construct words? How are words combined to form meaningful sentences in English, and are the same patterns of combination found in other languages? How... More

BA English Language and Literature

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How has English literature changed since the time of Shakespeare? What are the differences between literature written in the UK and literature written in other English-speaking countries? How has social and geographical mobility given rise to the for... More

BA English Language and Sociology

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In what ways are an informal conversation, a consultation with your doctor and a political news interview similar? How has globalisation affected languages in today’s world? How has social and geographical mobility given rise to the formation of new ... More

BA English Language with Media Communication

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Undergraduate

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Does language in the media affect people’s opinions and actions? How is language used in social and traditional media for politics, art, and business communication? What does the language used in the media tell us about English-speaking societies?

BA English Literature

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Studying English Literature at Essex will revolutionise the way you think about literature. We’ll challenge you to reflect on how literature shapes, and is shaped by, the world. Drawing on key texts and ideas, you’ll develop critical thinking and cre... More

BA Literature and Sociology

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Travel the world with the turn of a page. Our literary expertise is geographical as well as chronological - here you don’t just study English literature, you study world literature in English. Alongside the English literary canon, you read some of th... More

MA English Language and Linguistics

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Postgraduate

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Conduct an in-depth study of the grammar of English. Learn about dialectal and social variation, language change and the pragmatics of language use, and study varieties of English used around the world.

European Studies

BA European Studies and Modern Languages

Full time

Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with French

Full time

Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with German

Full time

Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with Italian

Full time

Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with Spanish

Full time

Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

Event Management

BA Events Management

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Undergraduate

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Start your career in events management at Essex. Graduates of this programme could go onto careers working on weddings, sporting events, festivals, fashion shows, corporate events or conferences.

BA Events Management with Hospitality

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Undergraduate

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Weddings, festivals, parties, conferences – hospitality events are big business. With a degree from the Edge Hotel School at Essex you’ll be right in the thick of it - gaining live experience while you study for a two-year accelerated degree.

FdA Events Management

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Undergraduate

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Start your career in events management at Essex. Graduates of this programme could go onto careers working on weddings, sporting events, festivals, fashion shows, corporate events or conferences.

FdA Events Management with Hospitality

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Undergraduate

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Weddings, festivals, parties, conferences – hospitality events are big business. With a degree from the Edge Hotel School at Essex you’ll be right in the thick of it - gaining live experience while you study for a two-year accelerated degree.

Film and performance

BA Film and Creative Writing

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Undergraduate

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Our course combines hands-on practical filmmaking, creative writing workshops, and theoretical and contextual studies. We encourage you to forge links between theory and practice, and to make critically-informed choices in your own creative work thro... More

BA Film Studies

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How does cinema affect us as individuals and as groups, as communities or nations? Do the moving pictures reflect our beliefs or help to change how we see the world? How powerful are visual media in shaping our interpretations of modern life? These a... More

BA Film Studies and Art History

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Undergraduate

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Our distinctive curriculum allows you to take advantage of the most up-to-date developments in the field, and combine different approaches to the study of visual media. You study a variety of different films and a number of different genres, periods ... More

BA Film Studies and Literature

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Undergraduate

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Our interdisciplinary study of literature and film helps you gain a deeper understanding of the historical and aesthetic interrelations between the two art forms. Your tuition will encourage you to make formal and theoretical connections between writ... More

MA Film Studies

Full time

Postgraduate

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Explore and make creative connections between film analysis and film practice. Our course has a distinctive focus on international, alternative, and documentary cinemas, while also providing a solid foundation in key elements of film history and theo... More

Film and Television

BA Film Studies

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Undergraduate

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How does cinema affect us as individuals and as groups, as communities or nations? Do the moving pictures reflect our beliefs or help to change how we see the world? How powerful are visual media in shaping our interpretations of modern life? These a... More

BA Film Studies and Art History

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Undergraduate

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Our distinctive curriculum allows you to take advantage of the most up-to-date developments in the field, and combine different approaches to the study of visual media. You study a variety of different films and a number of different genres, periods ... More

MA Film and Literature

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Explore the relationship between literature and film in an exceptionally broad array of contemporary and historical contexts, and from a variety of different perspectives. You discover cutting-edge approaches to cinematic and literary aesthetics, ada... More

Health and social care management

BSc Oral Health Science

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Undergraduate

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This course is now closed for applications for 2019 entry. Are you a registered Dental Hygienist who wants to register with the General Dental Council as a Dental Therapist? Do you want to develop your role within your dental team while maintaining t... More

FdSc Oral Health Science

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Undergraduate

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Our FdSc Oral Health Science is a programme which leads to the award of a Foundation Degree, and qualifies you to register with the General Dental Council (GDC)* as a Dental Hygienist. It is based on the General Dental Council’s (GDC’s) guidance docu... More

MA Health and Organisational Research

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Postgraduate

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Our MA Health and Organisational Research can be studied either on a full-time basis over 1 year, or via modular, credit accumulation which would take between 2 and 5 years.

MSc Health Research

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This course offers an introduction to the key methodological and theoretical aspects of health-related research from a social scientific perspective. You combine perspectives from the areas of sociological research methods, and the specific applicati... More

MSc Speech and Language Therapy (Pre-Registration)

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Postgraduate

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Are you a graduate who likes working with people? Would you like to become a registered Speech and Language Therapist within two years? If you are keen to become an allied health professional and want to shape the future of speech and language therap... More

History

BA Art History

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Undergraduate

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At Essex, you will acquire a broad foundation in the history of visual culture: both by learning about canonical forms of art and architecture and by discovering what has been overlooked or marginalised, such as medical photography, tattoos or object... More

BA Art History and History

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Our course promotes awareness of the interactions and differences between history and the visual arts in history and investigates the ways in which the two disciplines can be integrated. ‘Histories’ are a challenge and we encourage you to look beyond... More

BA Art History and Modern Languages

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Undergraduate

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Our course allows you study the history and theory of art combined with French (post-A Level), German, Italian, Spanish or Portuguese (post-A Level or ab initio), and includes the chance to spend a year abroad studying at one of our partner instituti... More

BA Art History with Modern Languages

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Undergraduate

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Our course allows you study the history and theory of art combined with French (post-A Level), German, Italian, Spanish or Portuguese (post-A Level or ab initio), and includes the chance to spend a year abroad studying at one of our partner instituti... More

BA Curatorial Studies

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Are you interested in becoming an exhibition curator or working in other areas of gallery management? Our BA Curatorial Studies can provide you with the intellectual and practical skills you need to realise your career ambitions, combining classroom-... More

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At Essex we’re about social conscience, wondering why, and understanding the bigger picture. We teach you to find your own critical voice and view history through the eyes of different people, telling hidden histories that might otherwise be forgotte... More

BA History and Criminology

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Undergraduate

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You are encouraged to consider the ways in which histories of crime and the discipline of criminology overlap and influence each other.

BA History and Economics

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Undergraduate

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How have historical events shaped the way we buy and sell goods and services? What impact have historical events had on political, social, economic and cultural contexts? Our course gives you a solid education in the history of Britain, Europe and th... More

BA History and Literature

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Undergraduate

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Develop your knowledge of both history and literature, and investigate the ways in which the two disciplines integrate. You take an Introduction to Literature module and The Enlightenment alongside your history modules in your first year, and continu... More

BA History and Sociology

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Undergraduate

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On our BA History and Sociology, you are encouraged to explore the ways in which the two disciplines influence and inform one another. As a student of history, you discover both the early modern and modern periods, and explore challenging questions c... More

BA History with Film Studies

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Undergraduate

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Examine historical development through the medium of film, studying documentary and newsreel footage alongside representations of historical events in fiction film as evidential source materials. By combining your study of history with film, you lear... More

BA History with Human Rights

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Undergraduate

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You have the opportunity to examine human rights in historical context. Examine how ideas of human rights have developed historically and choose optional modules that relate to the field of human rights. Our course allows you to experience both disci... More

BA Literature and Art History

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Undergraduate

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Our distinctive curriculum allows you to take advantage of the most up-to-date developments in the field, and to understand the interactions and differences between literature and the visual arts in history.

BA Modern History

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Our BA Modern History allows you to study the history of Britain, Europe and the wider world from the 18th century to the present day. This exciting period has marked an age of discovery and globalisation—a time of rapid change, brutal wars, and beli... More

BA Modern History and International Relations

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Undergraduate

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You obtain a thorough grounding in the fields of modern history and international relations, and will explore how these disciplines influence one another. You take introductory modules in international relations and politics alongside your history mo... More

BA Modern History and Politics

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Undergraduate

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You obtain a thorough grounding in the fields of modern history and politics, and will consider how the two disciplines can be integrated. You take an Introduction to Politics module alongside your history modules in your first year, and continue to ... More

BA Philosophy and Art History

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You study the disciplines of philosophy and art history together in order to appreciate the relationships between the two disciplines with a degree of critical awareness. In so doing you are offered a unique approach to develop skills which are now v... More

Graduate Diploma Art History and Theory

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If you do not have the appropriate undergraduate preparation to embark on one of our MA courses, you may apply for our nine-month Graduate Diploma in Art History and Theory, which can constitute a qualifying year for the relevant MA course.

MA Art History and Theory

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Our MA Art History and Theory is ideal if you are interested in working in academia, the art world or any other field in which visual, written and analytical skills are essential.

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Whether you’re interested in the making of the modern world or witchcraft through the ages, at Essex we give you the freedom to explore the history that excites you. Our geographic spread, topic diversity and social reach give you an unrivalled oppor... More

Postgraduate Certificate History

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Postgraduate

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Whether you’re interested in the making of the modern world or witchcraft through the ages, at Essex we give you the freedom to explore the history that excites you. Our geographic spread, topic diversity and social reach give you an unrivalled oppor... More

Hotel Management

BA Hotel Management

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Undergraduate

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From a 5* hotel in London to the local pub to a Caribbean resort, weddings and conferences to restaurants and contract catering – our Hotel Management degree can take you all over the world.

FdA Hotel Management

Full time

Undergraduate

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From a 5* hotel in London to the local pub to a Caribbean resort, weddings and conferences to restaurants and contract catering – our Hotel Management degree can take you all over the world.

International Relations

BA International Relations

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Undergraduate

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Why do international conflicts arise? Why are other parts of the world largely peaceful? What is the role of the United Nations and other international organisations? What is globalisation and how does it impact our daily lives? What are the prospect... More

BA International Relations and Modern Languages

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Why do international conflicts arise? What determines a country’s foreign policy? What are the prospects for international cooperation, necessary to address problems like global warming and environmental degradation?

MA International Relations

Full time

Postgraduate

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We live in an increasingly interconnected and globalised world where events that unfold on other continents can affect our lives very quickly. Sometimes politicians are able to work together in a search for solutions but disagreement, and even the po... More

MRes International Relations

Full time

Postgraduate

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We live in an increasingly interconnected and globalised world where events that unfold on other continents can affect our lives very quickly. Sometimes politicians are able to work together in a search for solutions but disagreement, and even the po... More

MSc International Relations

Full time

Postgraduate

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We live in an increasingly interconnected and globalised world where events that unfold on other continents can affect our lives very quickly. Sometimes politicians are able to work together in a search for solutions but disagreement, and even the po... More

Interpreting and Translating

MA Advanced Interpreting with Specialised Translation (Chinese-English)

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Postgraduate

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Are you interested in mastering the technologies and professional strategies required to become a fully-fledged Chinese-English translator and interpreter for the business industry? Our MA introduces you to techniques and technologies that significan... More

MA Chinese-English Translation and Professional Practice

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Become a fully-fledged professional translator and equip yourself with the technological skills and strategies to succeed. This course introduces you to techniques and technology that will significantly improve your English and Chinese language compe... More

MA Conference Interpreting and Translation (Chinese-English)

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Postgraduate

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MA Conference Interpreting and Translation (Chinese-English) should interest you if you want to build your language proficiency in Chinese and English and further develop the translation and interpreting techniques that are required by employers. Thi... More

MA Translation and Literature

Full time

Postgraduate

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Should translated literature be entirely faithful to the original text, or should the translation be creative in its attempt not to lose the poetry of the work? How can translation account for double entendre or other wordplay? Is it possible to tran... More

MA Translation and Professional Practice

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Postgraduate

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Do you want to equip yourself with all the technology and strategies you need to become a fully-fledged professional translator? This course will introduce you to techniques and technology that will significantly develop your own personal translation... More

MA Translation and Professional Practice with Professional Placement

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Postgraduate

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Do you want to equip yourself with all the technological skills and strategies you need to become a fully-fledged professional translator? This course will introduce you to techniques and technology that will significantly develop your own personal t... More

MA Translation, Interpreting and Subtitling

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Postgraduate

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Our MA Translation, Interpreting and Subtitling is the first of its kind to offer written translation, oral interpreting and film and video subtitling within a single course. This complete and integrated approach to language services is demanding but... More

Postgraduate Diploma Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting

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Postgraduate

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PG Diploma Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting should interest you if you want to build your language proficiency in Chinese and English, and further develop the translation and interpreting techniques that are required by employers.

Journalism

BA Journalism and Criminology

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Undergraduate

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Is crime rate in the UK on the rise? How are gangs represented in the media? How much information should the general public have access to on a trial? Our BA Journalism and Criminology will enable you to study contemporary society and crime, alongsid... More

BA Journalism and Economics

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Undergraduate

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How will Brexit affect the UK economy? Will uncertainty in the US economy impact global markets? Whether you’re reporting on the latest Wall Street scandal or local businesses you can be the bridge between economics and the general public, providing ... More

BA Journalism and English Language

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Undergraduate

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Effective communication is key when developing your distinctive journalistic style. This course gives you a thorough grounding in the English language alongside expanding your multimedia knowledge. In the digital age, where demand for news is at an a... More

BA Journalism and Liberal Arts

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Broaden your horizons. Expand your knowledge. Cross boundaries. Our BA Journalism and Liberal Arts explores the interconnected world through a multitude of disciplines from ranging from sociology and history to literature and art. Coupled with the mu... More

BA Journalism and Literature

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Undergraduate

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In the digital age, where demand for news is at an all-time high, a key element to becoming a successful journalist is the ability to find and share information that is engaging and powerful. Through our BA Journalism and Literature course you will i... More

BA Journalism and Modern Languages

Full time

Undergraduate

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In this global, digital age, the ability to share information with multiple audiences around the world is extremely powerful. Through language we can transmit knowledge, and share stories with people from all corners of the globe. Our BA Journalism a... More

BA Journalism and Philosophy

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Undergraduate

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Whose truth do we witness through the media? Have we entered the age of post-truth? What is the responsibility of a journalist? Our BA Journalism and Philosophy encourages you to dig deeper, think critically, enhance your understanding and debate con... More

BA Journalism and Politics

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Undergraduate

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From the latest updates at Number 10 to political unrest overseas, you can be at the forefront of political change. Our BA Journalism and Politics expands your knowledge of global politics and develops your analytical ability. Coupled with the multim... More

BA Journalism and Sociology

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Undergraduate

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How is the power of the media changing our society? How can we use it to share information? What can we tell about our audience? Why do people behave a certain way? Our BA Journalism and Sociology will enable you to learn about contemporary society, ... More

BA Journalism with Human Rights

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In a world of conflict and uncertainty, you can be the voice for those who need to be heard. Challenge the way human rights are understood across the globe. Our BA Journalism with Human Rights enables you to learn about the fundamental principles and... More

Languages

BA Business Management and Modern Languages

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Do you want to see the world? Would you like to become multilingual so you could work or live abroad? Could you study management at one of the UK’s best and most culturally-diverse business schools?

BA Business Management with a Modern Language

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Do you love travelling the world? Are you looking to learn another language so you can work or live abroad? Could you study management at one of the UK’s top and most international business schools?

BA European Studies and Modern Languages

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with French

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with German

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Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with Italian

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Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with Politics

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Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA European Studies with Spanish

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Undergraduate

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Switch on the news any day of the week, or pick up just about any national newspaper, and you will be sure to come across an item on Europe. It is clear that the future of Europe is a geo-political question of profound importance for the future of th... More

BA French Studies and Modern Languages

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Language is fundamental to our thought, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

BA German Studies and Modern Languages

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Undergraduate

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Language is fundamental to our thought, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

BA Italian Studies and Modern Languages

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Undergraduate

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Language is fundamental to our thought, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

BA Language Studies

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Language is fundamental to our thought, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

BA Latin American Studies with Business Management

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Your education extends beyond the university campus. We support you in expanding your education through offering the opportunity to spend a year or a term studying abroad at one of our partner universities.

BA Latin American Studies with Human Rights

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Latin America is one of the most densely fascinating and complex areas of the world. Home to a rich diversity of indigenous people, as well as some of the world’s fastest growing economies, greatest environmental challenges, and richest cultural trad... More

BA Linguistics

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How does age, sex, social background and regional origins affect the way we speak? How do languages change over the course of time, and why? How do children learn to talk? Why do some languages appear so different from others? Linguists study these a... More

BA Modern Languages and English Language

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This course allows you to discover both the theory and practice of language, as you investigate questions concerning how children and adults learn languages, what language can tells us about the mind, or the impact that language has on culture; and i... More

BA Modern Languages and Linguistics

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Explore both the theoretical aspects of the language we use, and acquire the practical ability to speak another language. Any understanding of language enhances our self-awareness, inspiring us to address fundamental questions about our communication... More

BA Modern Languages with Latin American Studies

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How far are your views on politics, history, film, and popular culture constrained by the country you live in? We offer you the chance to expand that outlook by immersing you in all aspects of some of the world’s most prominent Hispanic and Lusophone... More

BA Spanish Studies and Modern Languages

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Language is fundamental to our thought, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

BA Spanish, Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

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How much are your views on politics, history, film, and popular culture constrained by the country you live in? Our course offers you the chance to expand that outlook through immersing you in the world’s Hispanic and Lusophone cultures.

BSc Speech and Language Therapy

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Do you enjoy working with people? Want to make a difference in people’s lives? If you are keen to become a registered speech and language therapist and want to shape the future of communication, our BSc Speech and Language Therapy pre-registration co... More

MA Applied Linguistics

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Applied linguistics addresses real-life language problems through insights gained from current linguistic theory, psychology and education.

MA English Language and Linguistics

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Conduct an in-depth study of the grammar of English. Learn about dialectal and social variation, language change and the pragmatics of language use, and study varieties of English used around the world.

MA Language in Society

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Postgraduate

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In what way does society influence the way that we use language? And conversely, how far does the way we use language influence society? Can language use impact the class system? Sexism? Mental health?

MA Linguistic Studies

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Our MA Linguistic Studies is our broadest postgraduate degree, offering you the widest choice of options. You expand your knowledge of language through studying everything from syntax, to computer-assisted language-learning, to language and gender, t... More

MA Linguistics

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Study the nuts and bolts of language: sound systems, word structure, sentence structure, and how meaning is conveyed. Learn about the different theories that have been proposed to account for human linguistic ability. In this degree you will learn wh... More

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Our department offers a distinctively comparative approach to the study of literature; at Essex you don’t just study English literature, you study world literature in English. You explore literature across time, geography, and genre, combining schola... More

MA Psycholinguistics

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Discover how insights from linguistics help to explain how humans learn, understand and use languages. Our MA Psycholinguistics provides you with a thorough grounding in research from the perspective of linguistics on human language processing, the r... More

MLang Modern Languages (Translation)

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Language is fundamental to our thoughts, our relationships, and our civilisations. Through language, we transmit knowledge, from inviting someone for coffee, to promoting the latest scientific theory, to settling global political disputes.

MRes Analysing Language Use

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Compared to our MA courses, our MRes programmes offer more flexibility and fewer taught modules, as the emphasis of your course is on your dissertation and individual research assignments. You must have a draft research proposal at your application s... More

MRes Experimental Linguistics

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Our MRes Experimental Linguistics provides tailored support for the researcher-in-training at the interface of theoretical and experimental work in linguistics.

MRes Linguistics

Full time

Postgraduate

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Study languages from across the world, from their sounds and structures to their social functions. You explore what features are shared across all languages, and what the significance of their differences are.

Law

LLB English and French Law

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Undergraduate

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Our challenging and competitive course gives you the rewarding intellectual experience of discovering the richness of both the French and English legal cultures. We are one of only five universities in the UK which qualifies students for legal practi... More

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We teach the law that matters. We are ‘freer, more daring and more experimental’ than a traditional law school, so your legal education is relevant and responsive to the needs of a changing society. Our approach is global in outlook, based on justice... More

LLB Law (Senior Status)

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Law affects every aspect of our lives: from our relationships with other people, to our interactions with shops, banks, companies and governments. Studying law enables you to understand how societies are regulated and how you can change it.

LLB Law with Business

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Lawyers can best assist commercial clients if they’ve got a sound knowledge of business practice. Equally, businesses can benefit from a good understanding of the legal system. Our LLB Business with Law allows you to gain a crucial awareness of the l... More

LLB Law with Criminology

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We teach the law that matters. We are ‘freer, more daring and more experimental’ than a traditional law school, so your legal education is relevant and responsive to the needs of a changing society. Our approach is global in outlook, based on justice... More

LLB Law with Finance

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Commercial lawyers are best equipped to advise their clients if they have a strong understanding of financial markets. The LLB Law with Finance provides you with thorough knowledge of how law works, both domestically and internationally, as well as h... More

LLB Law with Human Rights

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Engage in a discourse on human rights law, informed by thinking on rights from political, sociological, philosophical, economic and historical perspectives. You are presented with the theoretical foundations, substantive knowledge, and evaluative too... More

LLB Law with Philosophy

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This course gives you the opportunity to study a range of philosophical and legal topics. Your philosophy modules provide an introduction to the major topics of philosophy, while your legal modules analyse the major divisions of common law (contract,... More

LLB Law with Politics

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This course gives you a thorough training in the complementary disciplines of law and politics. You develop critical, reflective and analytical skills that are common to both disciplines. In addition to emphasising aspects common to both subjects, yo... More

LLM Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

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In our current global economic crisis, are you concerned about the impacts of austerity measures on economic, social and cultural rights? Are you interested in public policies – on health, education, housing or food security – and how human rights ca... More

LLM International Commercial and Business Law

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Learn to think globally, tackling the complex and ever-changing regulation of businesses in the UK, Europe, and across the world.

LLM International Commercial and Business Law with Professional Placement

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Learn to think globally, tackling the complex and ever-changing regulation of businesses in the UK, Europe, and across the world.

LLM International Human Rights Law

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Postgraduate

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Our LLM International Human Rights Law is the oldest established human rights law course in Europe, and reflects our University’s global reputation as the leading centre for human rights research, practice and education. In 2009 the University was aw... More

LLM International Humanitarian Law

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Situations of armed conflict and acute crisis affects the lives of millions of people globally. How does international law regulate the conduct of hostilities, and the protection of victims of conflict and acute crisis? What are the implications of d... More

LLM International Trade and Maritime Law

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Delve in to the legal principles surrounding the exciting field of global trade with a focus on the shipping industry. Specialise in two key areas of commercial law: International Trade law and Maritime Law, building your knowledge and skills within ... More

LLM International Trade and Maritime Law with Professional Placement

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Delve in to the legal principles surrounding the exciting field of global trade with a focus on the shipping industry. Specialise in two key areas of commercial law: International Trade law and Maritime Law, building your knowledge and skills within ... More

LLM International Trade Law

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Explore the legal issues and pertinent regulatory principles in trade relationships and the broad spectrum of related services.

Mathematics

BSc Actuarial Science

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Undergraduate

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Actuarial science teaches you the art of turning risks into opportunities. Actuaries provide assessments of financial security systems, with a focus on their complexity, their mathematics, and their mechanisms. You benefit from an excellent starting ... More

BSc Finance and Mathematics

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Mathematics is a discipline in which precise propositions can lead, through elegant arguments, to far-reaching consequences. Through developing truly expert abilities in mathematics, and discovering how these can be applied to financial situations, y... More

BSc Mathematics

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Mathematics is the language that underpins the rest of science. At Essex, Mathematics has truly broad reach; we are working on projects ranging from the economic impact of the behaviour of dairy cows, to understanding crowd behaviour through modellin... More

BSc Mathematics and Statistics

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Data is the lifeblood of our society. From medicine to government offices, and market research to the environment, the collection and analysis of data is crucial to understanding how to improve, create and guide products and services across the globe... More

BSc Mathematics with Computing

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Can you imagine a world without technology? Mathematics and computing are intertwined, and affect people's lives in ways you might not expect. Maths is the language that underpins the modern world and our BSc Mathematics with Computing is predominant... More

BSc Mathematics with Physics

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Interactions between maths and physics have led to a range of weird and wonderful advances in the sciences, from elementary particle theory to general relativity and non-Euclidean geometry, to the understanding of chaos. At Essex, your ways of thinki... More

Graduate Diploma Mathematics

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Mathematics is the language that underpins the rest of science. Our Department of Mathematical Sciences has an international reputation in many areas like such as semi-group theory, optimisation, probability, applied statistics, bioinformatics and ma... More

MSc Mathematics

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Game theory, with roots in mathematics, statistics and economics, is routinely applied to understanding and predicting human behaviour. Problems of protection of digital information against piracy are closely related to aspects of set systems. And th... More

MSc Mathematics and Finance

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Postgraduate

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In recent years, finance has been one of the areas where high-calibre mathematicians have been in great demand. With the advent of powerful and yet economically accessible computing, online trading has become a common activity, but many have realised... More

MSc Statistics

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Statistics is one of the most important fields of study in the world. The techniques we use to model and manipulate data guide the political, financial and social decisions that shape our modern society. If you are a logical person and enjoy solving ... More

MSc Statistics and Operational Research

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Businesses, organisations, and individuals all strive to work as effectively as possible. Operational research uses advanced statistical and analytical methods to help improve the complex decision-making processes to deliver a product or service. Wor... More

Postgraduate Diploma Mathematics and Finance

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Postgraduate

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In recent years, finance has been one of the areas where high-calibre mathematicians have been in great demand. With the advent of powerful and yet economically accessible computing, online trading has become a common activity, but many have realised... More

Postgraduate Diploma Statistics and Operational Research

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Businesses, organisations, and individuals all strive to work as effectively as possible. Operational research uses advanced statistical and analytical methods to help improve the complex decision-making processes to deliver a product or service. Wor... More

Media PR and journalism

BA Multimedia Journalism

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This course equips you to become a journalist with the news awareness, story-getting and story-telling skills to flourish in today’s multimedia journalism environment.

MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management

MSc International Business and Entrepreneurship

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How does an organisation expand internationally? How is entrepreneurship applied in different countries and cultures? Our MSc International Business and Entrepreneurship explores the theoretical and practical aspects of starting, growing and developi... More

Nursing and midwifery

BSc Nursing (Adult)

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Nurses are visible in all walks of life - hospitals, patients' homes, doctors' surgeries and care homes. They form the largest group of staff employed in the health and social care sector, and are crucial to everything we do in society today. With 10... More

BSc Nursing (Mental Health)

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As many as one in three people in the UK have issues with their mental health at some stage of their life. Nurses who specialise in mental health, a complex and demanding area, work with GPs, psychiatrists, psychologists, and others, to help care for... More

MSc Nursing (Adult) (Pre-Registration)

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Do you have experience in a healthcare role? Are you a graduate who cares about people? If you are keen to become a health professional and want to shape the future of nursing, read on to find out how we can help you achieve these objectives.

MSc Nursing (Adult) (Pre-Registration)

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Postgraduate

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Do you have experience in a healthcare role? Are you a graduate who cares about people? If you are keen to become a health professional and want to shape the future of nursing, read on to find out how we can help you achieve these objectives.

MSc Nursing (Mental Health) (Pre-Registration)

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Do you have experience in a healthcare role? Are you a graduate who cares about people? If you are keen to become a health professional and want to shape the future of nursing, read on to find out how we can help you achieve these objectives.

Occupational therapy

BSc Occupational Therapy

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Our BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy course helps you to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes to enable you to work with clients of all ages who have physical, mental health or learning difficulties.

MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

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Our MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) programme helps you to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes to enable you to work with clients of all ages who have physical, mental health or learning difficulties. If you already have a degree... More

Philosophy

BA Philosophy

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Our BA Philosophy teaches you to dig deeper into ideas and challenge received wisdom. You rigorously examine the most fundamental questions about human life: Does God exist? Is material success all that counts in life? What do I owe to others? How fr... More

BA Philosophy and History

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Our course provides a wide-ranging and sound academic grounding in the disciplines of philosophy and history. You identify the relevance of philosophy to other forms of enquiry, for example social, political, cultural and in particular historical, an... More

BA Philosophy and Law

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Moral, political and legal philosophy have implications for law, and philosophers can learn from lawyers too in various ways. Our course offers plenty of opportunity to study, not only what the law is, but also what the law ought to be.

BA Philosophy and Literature

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Our course enables you to study topics from both literature and philosophy, and to explore issues at the cross-sections of these two exciting disciplines. We provide a wide-ranging and flexible curriculum, embracing different traditions of philosophi... More

BA Philosophy and Politics

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Some of the most fundamental questions about political life, its principles and ideals, are philosophical in character. Our course brings these disciplines of philosophy and politics together, and provides a sound academic grounding in both. You are ... More

BA Philosophy and Sociology

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Philosophy analyses broad ideas around human life and the nature of existence. It concerns theories of reality, knowledge, morality, ethics, rights, legality and aesthetics. Sociology examines the different kinds of social tensions, interactions and ... More

BA Philosophy with Human Rights

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Our course brings philosophy together with one of its most powerful practical ideas: that all human beings have the same rights, which is an idea that dominates the modern world. We provide a grounding in philosophy and also involve the study of huma... More

BA Philosophy, Religion and Ethics

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Our course enables you to study philosophy, with a special focus on issues regarding religion and ethics, including momentous issues like the meaning of life, the relationship between faith and reason, arguments for and against the existence of God a... More

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Philosophy at Essex takes philosophy back to its roots in everyday existential, social and political issues. Our radical approach cuts across traditional boundaries, fostering dialogue between different schools and disciplines, and we are one of the ... More

Physiotherapy

BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics

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Why do philosophical and economic ideas matter so much to politics? Why is the state of the economy so important for the outcome of elections? Why do governments try to regulate markets, and how? How should we respond to pressing global issues and tr... More

BSc Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with maximising the potential of human function and movement. It uses physical approaches to promote, maintain, and restore physical, psychological and social wellbeing, taking account of the variat... More

MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

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Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with maximising the potential of human function and movement. It uses physical approaches to promote, maintain, and restore physical, psychological and social wellbeing, taking account of the variat... More

Psychology

BA Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies

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How do we become who we are? Is emotion as strong a driver as reason? What explains our stranger compulsions and desires? Does all behaviour have meaning - even when it appears to be irrational?

BA Therapeutic Care

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Are you fascinated by relationships and personality development, or intrigued by people’s behaviour, what causes you to act as you do and what can lead to emotional or psychological difficulties? Do you want to learn about and develop ways of helping... More

BA Therapeutic Communication and Therapeutic Organisations

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How can you best help a troubled child in your agency? How can you work more effectively with your colleagues? How can you use your understanding to support others in their role with adolescents? How can you make your organisations for adults more th... More

BSc Psychology

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How do we understand relationships and interpret the behaviour of others? What drives people to act, respond, remember and recognise things in the way they do? Is it possible to predict with complete certainty how someone will behave? At Essex you ca... More

BSc Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience

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Psychologists conduct experiments to study our perceptions, decisions, prejudices, motivations, friendships and memory. But how do the brain and the body affect these processes? Where in the brain do they occur? And how are they represented? Psycholo... More

BSc Psychology with Economics

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Why do people get into debt? How do interest rates, tax and government spending affect us? How does human psychology guide people to make economic decisions? At Essex you understand how and why individuals make economic decisions and errors.

FdA Therapeutic Communication and Therapeutic Organisations

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Undergraduate

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How can you best help a troubled child in your agency? How can you work more effectively with your colleagues? How can you use your understanding to support others in their role with adolescents? How can you make your organisations for adults more th... More

Graduate Certificate Psychological Well-Being Practitioner (Low Intensity)

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Postgraduate

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Recognition of the personal and social cost of unmet mental health need within primary care has led to a government-supported initiative to broaden access to psychological therapies, introducing the cutting-edge role of psychological wellbeing practi... More

Graduate Diploma Psychodynamic Counselling

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Postgraduate

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Are you interested in how people develop and how they relate to each other, both personally and in organisations? Do you want to make a start on pursuing a training to work therapeutically with children and adolescents/adults?

MA Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies

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Whether you are looking to train as a Jungian analyst or psychotherapist, or learn the skills to carry out research in a related area of analytical psychology, our unique and internationally acclaimed MA Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies will give you... More

MA Psychoanalytic Studies

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Postgraduate

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How has the notion of 'Freudian unconscious' shaped Western culture and been transmitted around the world? How does the unconscious affect us individually and socially? How can an individual and their culture be viewed from a psychoanalytic perspecti... More

MSc Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

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Postgraduate

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Studying both cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology will give a thorough grounding in the scientific investigation of the neural mechanisms underlying human behaviour and the effects of brain injury on cognitive function. You will be taught the ... More

MSc Psychology

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Postgraduate

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Our MSc Psychology is an advanced fast-track conversion course for students with an undergraduate degree in a subject other than psychology, or for those whose undergraduate Psychology degree was not accredited by the British Psychological Society. S... More

MSc Research Methods in Psychology

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Postgraduate

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How can we make the most successful predictions about how humans will behave? How do we measure concepts such as “personality”? In what ways can statistics inform us about the human condition?

MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology

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Postgraduate

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How can psychology help to shape the perception of exercise? And can psychology help athletes deal with the psychological consequences of an injury, or build cohesion within a sporting team? Psychology has the ability to enhance adherence to exercise... More

Postgraduate Certificate Psychological Well-Being Practitioner (Low Intensity)

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Postgraduate

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Recognition of the personal and social cost of unmet mental health need within primary care has led to a government-supported initiative to broaden access to psychological therapies, introducing the cutting-edge role of psychological wellbeing practi... More

Public Policy

MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour

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When angry at a particular government policy, some people sit in their armchair and complain, others write letters and organise committees, some participate in social media campaigns, while others still protest or even riot in the street. Politicians... More

MSc Public Opinion and Political Behaviour

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Postgraduate

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When angry at a particular government policy, some people sit in their armchair and complain, others write letters and organise committees, some participate in social media campaigns, while others still protest or even riot in the street. Politicians... More

Science

BSc Cognitive Science

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Undergraduate

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What mental processes happen in the brain when making a decision? What changes in the brain correspond with changes in behaviour? How does the brain work? By studying cognitive science, you will not only understand how we think, feel and act, but why... More

Social work

BA Global Studies

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Undergraduate

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The challenges facing today’s world are profoundly international. From the migrant crisis to global warming, contemporary challenges require graduates who bring a global perspective and broad skills to the workplace. Our BA Global Studies is designed... More

BA Social Work

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Undergraduate

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Social work is all about people: it is an extremely rewarding and challenging profession. You’ll need to be hard working, adaptable, honest and, above all, passionate about finding long-term solutions and supporting positive changes for children, adu... More

Sociology and politics

BA International Development

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What will the world look like by 2025? How can we make the world economy more resilient? What role do NGOs play in the developing world? How can conflict be prevented? Explore the economic, social, and political processes of change in the developing ... More

BA Political Economics

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Undergraduate

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How do governments try to influence economic processes? How do markets influence politics, policies, and political outcomes? How far should big businesses influence governments? Should health or education systems be run like businesses?

BA Political Theory and Public Policy

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Undergraduate

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What institutions and ideologies govern the organisation of public life? What principles of justice should inform public policy? Should markets be left alone or should we seek to control them? And how should we understand markets and politics anyway?... More

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Why should we obey the law? Why don’t democratic countries go to war with each other? Why don’t young people vote? Why do oil-rich countries have worse human rights records? These are the kinds of questions addressed in our BA Politics course, which ... More

BA Politics and International Relations

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Why don’t democratic countries go to war with each other? Why don’t young people vote? Who should pay for climate change? Why do oil-rich states have worse human rights records? These are the kinds of questions addressed in our BA Politics & Internat... More

BA Politics with Human Rights

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What is the nature of the changing global system and how does it have an impact on individual well-being? What have been the major achievements, setbacks, and challenges to the global human rights movement? How do domestic and international politics ... More

BA Social Anthropology with Human Rights

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Undergraduate

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How do cultural boundaries affect human rights? What are the challenges for human rights practitioners when dealing with radically different cultures? This course combines an anthropological approach to the study of society and social interaction whi... More

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What holds societies together? Do people pull together because they have to or because they want to? What motivates so many people to migrate from their own societies to others? On our course you explore why individuals, groups, and cultures are the ... More

BA Sociology and Criminology

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Undergraduate

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There can be no crime without society. Combining the specialist study of criminology with a broad approach to sociological questions, our course emboldens you to study crime, criminals, and criminal justice within wider social contexts.

BA Sociology and Politics

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Undergraduate

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Why should we obey the law? What is democracy, and what is its relation to good government? In a liberal society, can limitations on freedom of speech ever be justified? Do people pull together because they want to, or because they have to? Political... More

BA Sociology with Counselling Skills

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Undergraduate

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What connects people and what divides them? Do people pull together because they want to or because they have to? What defines us? Sociologists explore why individuals, groups and cultures are the way they are and examine why they may be different. W... More

BA Sociology with Human Rights

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What holds societies together? Do people pull together because they want to, or because they have to? What have been the major achievements, setbacks, and challenges to the global human rights movement? How do different societies interact, in ways th... More

BA Sociology with Psychosocial Studies

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Why do people think like they do, and what motivates their behaviour? How can we understand the relations between individuals, their emotions, and wider cultural identities? Our course combines sociological and psychoanalytical approaches to the stud... More

BA Sociology with Social Psychology

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Our course provides a thorough grounding in social psychology and sociology, exploring why individuals, groups, and cultures are the way they are and examining why they might be different, as well as developing your qualitative and quantitative resea... More

BSc Politics and International Relations

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Do you want to combine the study of politics, international relations with training in methods and techniques of political research? Are you interested in how the international system functions? Do you want to join one of the most prestigious governm... More

BSc Sociology with Applied Quantitative Research Methods

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Investigate social phenomena through the eyes of a scientist. Use statistical analysis to answer difficult social questions. Learn how patterns in human societies can be used to predict social trends. On this course you explore why individuals, group... More

BSc Sociology with Data Science

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How can data science methods help answer social science questions? How can we combine a deep understanding of the social world, with the latest tools and data sources to analyse it? Discover how to ask the right questions, and develop the skills to a... More

Graduate Diploma Politics

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Why should we obey the law? Why don’t democratic countries go to war with each other? Why don’t young people vote? Why do oil-rich countries have poor human rights records? These are the kinds of questions addressed in our Graduate Diploma in Politic... More

MA Conflict Resolution

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We’re world leaders in political science, asking difficult questions to find important answers. How do you put an end to armed conflict? What are the benefits and consequences of intervention? What role do non-governmental organisations play in the p... More

MA Global and Comparative Politics

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Why does the behaviour of political actors – leaders, parties, pressure groups, voters, protestors, and so on – vary across countries and over time? And what are the consequences of political institutions for regime stability, economic development, p... More

MA Human Rights and Cultural Diversity

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Are you interested in human rights? And how human rights relate to problems of cultural inequalities around the world?

MA Ideology and Discourse Analysis

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How do ideologies form and sustain political identities and interests? What are the main ideologies and political discourses that frame and organise our lives today? How do theories of ideology and discourse inform contemporary political analysis? Ho... More

MA International Development

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Discover the problems that face the developing world through a variety of perspectives. Our MA International Development explores the most pressing issues in international development throughout a range of social scientific standpoints. The Departmen... More

MA Migration Studies

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What is the relationship between migration, social policy and welfare? What are the social and cultural challenges that international migration and forced migration has for both sender and receiving societies? Our course uniquely explores the study o... More

MA Political Economy

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Over the last three decades, political economy has been one of the fastest growing approaches in the social sciences. At Essex, we are primarily interested in the scientific study of political institutions and how they might determine economic variab... More

MA Political Science

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How do political scientists explain political outcomes? How does normative theory inform the way researchers approach their work? How do political science approaches differ from historical accounts of political phenomenon? How can political science b... More

MA Political Theory

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How are we to understand political life – as the expression of violence, tradition, domination, the search for freedom, the struggle for equality? How should we think about democracy – as the participation of citizens, the contest of representatives ... More

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What is ‘political science’ and how does that approach differ from simply historical reporting of political phenomena? How can politics be used to analyse the real world? What is the relationship between ideas and political practices?

MA Professional Practice

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Choose to study in a way that suits you best. Our MA Professional Practice is a pathway degree that can be studied on a modular basis at either our Colchester or Southend campus. You develop your knowledge and skills in various areas across the secto... More

MA Sociological Research Methods

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Discover how to turn raw data into useful information which can tell us about how people work. You learn how to gain an understanding of society through carrying out case studies, surveys, and observational research.

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Join one of the top sociology departments in the UK and further your understanding of the tensions, interactions and networks that dictate how societies are organised. You contribute to the thinking that guides organisations such as the Home Office, ... More

MA Sociology and Management

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Businesses require an understanding of people - both of individuals, and of a potentially large customer-base. As the occupation of management grows and changes, it demands a more specialised understanding of the modern organisation and the world it ... More

MA Theory and Practice of Human Rights

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Our Human Rights Centre is one of the world’s oldest and most highly-respected environments for the multi-disciplinary study of human rights. Studying human rights at Essex will enable you to become a member of one of the world’s largest, most cultur... More

MRes Political Economy

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Over the last three decades, political economy has been one of the fastest growing approaches in the social sciences. If you are interested in how institutions shape the behaviour of political actors and how political decisions influence markets and ... More

MRes Political Science

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How do political scientists explain political outcomes? How can political science be used to analyse the real world? Our MRes gives you additional rigorous training in research design and methods compared to an MSc or MA, preparing you for PhD resear... More

MSc Conflict Resolution

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We’re world leaders in political science, asking difficult questions to find important answers. How do you put an end to armed conflict? What are the benefits and consequences of intervention? What role do non-governmental organisations play in the p... More

MSc Global and Comparative Politics

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Why does the behaviour of political actors – leaders, parties, pressure groups, voters, protestors, and so on – vary across countries and over time? And what are the consequences of political institutions for regime stability, economic development, p... More

MSc Migration Studies

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What trends in migration have we seen in recent years? Do some societies facilitate adaptation for migrants better than others? Migration, refugees and forced displacement are some of the most pressing and controversial challenges facing contemporary... More

MSc Political Economy

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Over the last three decades, political economy has been one of the fastest growing approaches in the social sciences. At Essex, we are primarily interested in the scientific study of political institutions and how they might determine economic variab... More

MSc Political Science

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How do political scientists explain political outcomes? How does normative theory inform the way researchers approach their work? How do political science approaches differ from historical accounts of political phenomenon? How can political science b... More

MSc Quantitative International Development

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Explore the most pressing issues in international development. Analyse the impact of these issues using solid quantitative research methods. MSc Quantitative International Development is a truly interdisciplinary course in International Development, ... More

MSc Survey Methods for Social Research

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What methods are used to discover how people behave, what they believe and what opinions they hold? What sort of sampling techniques are needed to access different types of population? What is the best way to design a questionnaire?

Sport and physical activity

BSc Sports Performance and Coaching

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Work with athletes. Refine their performance. Boost their training. On our BSc Sports Performance and Coaching, you learn how science underpins performance sport, and how you can use that science to help to advance and improve it. Having a comprehens... More

BSc Sports Therapy

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Our BSc Sports Therapy aims to provide you with the knowledge base to underpin your practical skills and expertise in order to become eligible to register as a sports therapist. Our course focuses on employability and self-development, supporting you... More

MSc Sport and Exercise Science

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Train in the practical and theoretical elements of sport and exercise science. Explore the broad spectrum of areas that underpin health; sport and exercise. With our state-of-the-art facilities and science-based approach, you gain a solid understandi... More

Teaching and education

BA Modern Languages and Teaching English as a Foreign Language

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Learn the essentials for teaching languages to others, while simultaneously going through the experience of learning a language yourself. Our course is ideal if you want to teach English to non-native speakers, but the knowledge and skills you develo... More

BA Teaching English as a Foreign Language

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What do you need to know about the English language to teach it? How do you teach English in a variety of different contexts? Do you want to understand more about the types of contexts English Language teachers work in? Do you want to graduate with a... More

MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

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This is a Masters course that can take you into employment anywhere in the world. If you are enthusiastic about teaching English as a foreign or second language, then our course offers you vocationally-relevant, research-led training of the highest q... More

Theatre

BA Acting and Community Theatre

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If you believe that theatre is for all and you want to use the power of drama to influence the world, our BA Acting and Community Theatre is a dynamic, practical and professionally orientated course that provides a complete training for careers in pa... More

BA Acting and Contemporary Theatre

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Alumni of the BA Acting and Contemporary course are participating in the industry not only as actors in theatre, film and TV, but also by staging their own work on stages worldwide. Recent graduates have gone on to work with major companies such as t... More

BA Creative Producing

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BA Creative Producing (Theatre and Short Film) is a full-time course that has been designed to provide a vocationally-centred programme in producing theatre and film. It draws together broad disciplines of the theatre (such as, writing for performanc... More

BA Physical Theatre

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Our BA Physical Theatre explores a world of physical and visual performance beyond traditional theatre. We combine dynamic and exciting devised and ensemble work, including circus, mime, mask and puppetry, alongside a typical British drama school tra... More

BA Stage and Production Management

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BA Stage and Production Management is a practically-based professional training that prepares you for careers in a range of production roles in theatre and related creative industries.

Certificate of HE Theatre Arts

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Our Certificate of Higher Education in Theatre Arts provides a strong foundation in acting and is an ideal preparation for further full-time study in acclaimed drama schools.

MA Theatre Directing

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This is a unique and renowned course designed specifically for those who are already practising as or who wish to establish themselves as professional theatre directors.

MA Theatre Practice

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Our interdisciplinary MA Theatre Practice provides an opportunity for you to develop advanced knowledge of different processes of theatre-making, international performance traditions, approaches to practice-as-research (PaR), and methods of writing, ... More

MA Theatre Practice

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Our interdisciplinary MA Theatre Practice provides an opportunity for you to develop advanced knowledge of different processes of theatre-making, international performance traditions, approaches to practice-as-research (PaR), and methods of writing, ... More

MFA Theatre Directing

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This is a unique and renowned course designed specifically for those who are already practising as or who wish to establish themselves as professional theatre directors.

Tourism and hospitality

BA Hospitality Management

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A world of opportunities is waiting for you. Graduates of this programme could go onto careers in the UK or overseas in hotels, restaurants, spas, cruise ships, airlines, events and visitor attractions.

BSc Tourism Management

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Do you want to work in an exciting and professional industry with strong opportunities for career progression? How would you take advantage of learning in the heart of a renowned tourist destination? Could you join one of the UK’s top business school... More

FdA Hospitality Management

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A world of opportunities is waiting for you. Graduates of this programme could go onto careers in the UK or overseas in hotels, restaurants, spas, cruise ships, airlines, events and visitor attractions.