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Oil and Gas Law with Professional Skills

LLM

Blended learning – with summer school for professional skills .

As our LLM in Oil and Gas Law celebrates ten years of producing outstanding energy lawyers we offer a new flexible option to talented students seeking the convenience of studying online to fit with employment or personal commitments.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

International Trade Law and Treaty Negotiation with Professional Skills

LLM

The first of its kind, this exciting programme from our highly-rated School of Law equips the next generation of lawyers and civil servants with a unique combination of specialist legal expertise and the practical skills for a sparkling career in the fast-growing and highly competitive field of international trade.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

DLITE PGDE Primary

PGDE

The PGDE DLITE (Primary) programme is a part-time, distance learning 18 month programme of study (120 credits), which includes 18 weeks of school placement within your supporting local authority.

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Duration: 18 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: August
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Special Care Dentistry

PgCert

The PgCert in Special Care Dentistry provides Dentists with the theoretical knowledge and clinical expertise to care for people with special care dental needs.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Masters in Education

MEd · PgDip · PgCert

This is a flexible route to a Master’s qualification which is designed in a way which allows all professionals to construct a programme of study aligned to their own specific interests and responsibilities. For participants in schools the courses are aligned with the Standard for Career Long Professional Development (CLPD).

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Duration: 12 months, 24 months or 48 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Community Learning and Development

PgDip · MEd

The programme is suitable for professionals who wish to practice at the cutting edge of their profession.

It will interest those working in youth work, adult learning, community arts and community development from a wide range of backgrounds including community education, housing, planning, social work and other community linked professions.

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Duration: 18 months or 36 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Teaching Qualification in Further Education

PgCert

The Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) is designed for in service lecturers in Scottish Colleges to help you review your own practise, extend your knowledge and enhance the learning experience in FE.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Autism & Learning

MEd · PgDip · PgCert

This programme is designed for parents, teachers, therapists, care workers and other practitioners involved in supporting individuals on the autism spectrum.

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Duration: 12 months, 24 months or 36 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Studies in Mindfulness

MSc

This programme's aim is to develop a stable mindfulness practice, to study and research its application in a selected professional context and learn to teach mindfulness. This is done through a combination of experiential training, online forums and regular one to one practice reviews with an experienced mindfulness teacher. The unique focus of this course is a compassionate approach to mindfulness practice that is the basis for deepening insight, which then enriches one’s life and work.

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Duration: 36 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Gaelic Medium Education

PgCert

This 60-credit programme is run in partnership with Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, and is fully-funded by the Scottish Government. It is delivered over an academic year via blended learning, with three face-to-face inputs, telephone tutorials and online support and delivery. Attendance at the face-to-face sessions is mandatory, and there is an ‘attendance’ requirement for telephone tutorials and on-line activity.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

DLITE PGDE Secondary

PGDE

The PGDE DLITE (Secondary) is a part-time, distance learning, 18 month programme of study (120 credits), which which includes 18 weeks of placement experience in Secondary Schools.

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Duration: 18 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: January
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Clinical Education

MSc

The MSc in Clinical Education programme is designed to develop knowledge, skills and professional values in teaching and learning associated with clinical education.

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Duration: 36 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Advanced Clinical Practice

PgCert

If you're a nurse, physiotherapist, paramedic or other health care practitioner looking to enhance your professional development then our course provides a flexible programme in which to develop your knowledge and clinical skills. The programme is framed on the four pillars of advanced practice - clinical practice, facilitating learning, leadership and evidence, research and development.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Blended Learning

Education Studies (with Scottish Teaching Qualification)

PgCert

This programme allows experienced teachers qualified elsewhere (or in another sector) to meet the GTCS requirements for full-registration whilst being conditionally employed in a school under the ‘conditional provision registration’ status. Further, teachers in the private sector will (from 2017) need to be GTCS registered and therefore this offers a route to meeting the GTCS requirements for full registration status.

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Duration: 9 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Distance Learning

Ministry Studies (Malawi)

MTh

The University of Aberdeen has trained Christian ministers since it was founded in 1495 by Bishop William Elphinstone who devoted learning to ‘the pursuit of truth in the service of others.’ The new flexible Master of Theology in Ministry Studies programme has been designed to enable church leaders to reflect deeply upon the theology and practice of Christian ministry in today’s world.

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Duration: 24 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: Distance Learning

International Security

MSc

This programme provides an opportunity to study, in depth, a selected theoretical or operational issue which is challenging the international security regime of the modern world.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: Any Month
Learning Mode: Distance Learning

Ecology and Conservation

MSc

This programme is designed to equip you with a range of contemporary ecological and transferable skills that will provide an invaluable basis for your career.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Energy and Environmental Law with Dissertation

LLM

Study energy and environmental law to an advanced level at Aberdeen, the leading institution in energy law among the UK's top Law Schools.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Energy and Environmental Law with Professional Skills

LLM

In a master's unlike any other, examine both energy and environmental law - a pairing that reflects the significant overlap in these related topics - at Aberdeen, the leading institution in energy law among the UK's top Law Schools.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Cultural and Creative Communication

MSc

Cultural and creative industries form a central element of the Scottish economy and play a key role in shaping the society in which we live.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Art and Business

MLitt

MLitt Art and Business prepares you for a dynamic career in the commercial world of art and heritage.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Intellectual Property Law

LLM

Intellectual Property Law at Aberdeen offers students a gateway for understanding the laws relevant to generating and commercialising innovation, creativity and brands and of their impact on society.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Financial Mathematics

MSc

This programme is based on a strong collaboration between our Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) and the Business School.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Energy Law with Dissertation

LLM

Led by renowned academics operating at the heart of Energy Law globally, this is a Master's without equivalence in an increasingly topical area.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Energy Law with Professional Skills

LLM

Underlining your commitment to Energy Law, this specialised programme is located in Europe's largest energy hub and designed with built-in professional qualifications that help you develop in-demand skills and expertise to gain a competitive advantage.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Industrial Biotechnology

MSc

The MSc in Industrial Biotechnology will provide students with in-depth training in life sciences and technologies through delivery of a focussed teaching experience that includes a placement with industry-relevant training.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Environmental and Forest Management

MSc

Interested in a career in forest or general environmental management, policy and/or research? Our MSc in Environmental and Forest Management is a professionally recognised qualification for careers in the forest and/or environmental sector.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Advanced Structural Engineering

MSc

With the advancement of technology, structural engineering, originally part of civil engineering, has emerged as a critical part for many other sectors, from aerospace to renewable energy. Following the Structural Engineering Institute vision for the future, this programme has been designed to be suitable for students from a range of engineering backgrounds, including mechanical, civil, aerospace, automotive and energy.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Business Law and Sustainable Development with Dissertation

LLM

This LLM programme seeks to equip students with the necessary education to lead as lawyers , barristers and civil servants to build commercial structures and enterprises to enable sustainable development, as envisaged by the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (2015), the EU Sustainable Development Strategy (2001), and the US’s NEPA (1970). It provides an education combining Business Law with acumen in Sustainable Development, Ecological Protection, and Corporate Social Responsibility.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Strategic Studies and Energy Security

MSc

Do you worry about the energy industry being held to randsom by a hostile takeover, supply failure due to war? This programme utlises some of Aberdeen's best known subjects and industries, drawing on the energy industry knowledge locally and globally to offer advanced learning in Stategic Studies and Energy Security. You look at the end of fossil fuels, adapation, prices, risks and reliability.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Safety and Reliability Engineering

MSc

The School of Engineering at the University of Aberdeen is a world-class centre for research and teaching in safety and reliability engineering. One of the objectives of the School is to continually develop and deliver world-class teaching and research in safety and reliability engineering aimed at educating the safety engineers of the future.

MSc Safety and Reliability Engineering is also available to study part time online.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

International Political Economy

MSc

Do world affairs interest you to the extent that you become interested in international debates and their affects on entire populations and industries which can disappear overnight? International Political Economcy prepares you to understand risk, finance, globalisation, power balance, and trade deals. You will study production the relationships with law, custom and government along with wealth distribution, preparing you for worlwide careers in foreign affairs and public and private sectors.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Master of Public Health

MPH

Our Master of Public Health (MPH) provides a flexible programme that students can tailor to meet their own needs across a broad range of professional accreditation standards in public health and/or to pursue an academic career.

MPH is also available to study part-time online.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Sociology

MSc · ISS

MSc Sociology provides you with theoretical and methodological concepts in sociology to think critically about issues affecting society.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Soil Science

MSc · MRes

With one of the most established soil science centres in Europe, Aberdeen is proud to maintain this MSc programme that teaches characterisation and basic properties of soils, combined with state-of-the-art techniques. This programme is also available as an MRes option.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Sonic Arts

MMus

If you love sound and the creation of it, the MMus Sonic Arts takes this concept into a fully-fledged discipline. Sound is much more than music. It is all around us in nature, acoustic effects, electronic noise, imitation and media. These can all be manipulated and crafted to engage with your audience. The MMus Sonic Arts at the University of Aberdeen develops your knowledge of sonic arts and sound technology, to build a strong portfolio towards your ideal career.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Social Research

MRes · PgDip · PgCert · RPS

MRes Social Research offers you the opportunity to develop advanced social science research skills.

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Duration: 4 months, 9 months, 12 months, 21 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September, Any Month or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Social Anthropology

MRes

Social Anthropology allows you to study human societies and carry out research with cultural and critical awareness.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Sex, Gender, Violence

MSc

This program investigates how gendered violence arises, is quelled, and our response to it, during and in the aftermath of violent conflict. Using the theories and practices of sex/gender and post-war recovery, the course brings into focus the nuances of development, reconciliation and the psychological implications of sustained exposure to violence.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Social and Educational Research

MSc

This programme is ideal for individuals from a wider sociological background, working in education, social services, development and other interdisciplinary settings. The programme provides grounding in applied knowledge and skills for undertaking independent research. It provides valuable preparation for a PhD, a research career or development institutions. Participants will be enabled to develop their empirical research projects, collect and analyse data, and share their research findings.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Strategic Studies

MSc · PgDip · ISS

MSc Strategic Studies provides you with advanced understanding of the use of force in conflict.

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Duration: 9 months, 12 months, 21 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Strategic Studies and International Law

MSc

Our MSc Strategic Studies and International Law provides you with the opportunity to explore the interaction between strategy and international law wherever it occurs.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Film, Visual Culture and Arts Management

MLitt

We live in an increasingly visual world. Images have both power and currency in contemporary society, and play a central role in shaping the world around us. From TV and advertising to social media and film, images form a part of our everyday lives. The MLitt in Film, Visual Culture and Arts Management develops your critical skills to both sort through and contextualize the images surrounding us. This programme offers hands-on, real-life experience to prepare you for future study or work in the world of images.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Vocal Music

MMus

The MMus in Vocal Music capitalises on research strengths within the department of music and is intended for composers, performers (including conductors) and musicologists with a particular interest in vocal and choral music.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Translation Studies

MSc

If you have a flair and ear for languages, you may want to study and put your skills to good use in new situations and settings. With demand growing for qualified graduates, a Translation Studies MSc can open doors to a range of exciting international and national careers as well as self-employment options globally.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Accounting and Finance

MScEcon

Status and earning potential are just two of the benefits of being an accountant. An accounting qualification can open doors worldwide in any industry.

This specialised 'conversion' progamme is designed specifically to enhance employment prospects. It assumes little or no business knowledge at undergraduate level and helps graduates from any discipline break into this highly skilled profession, gaining the key business skills to advance a career in the finance sector in a single year.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Strategic Studies and Management

MSc

Our MSc in Strategic Studies and Management provides a mix of in-depth business understanding combined with a strategic approach to understanding global threats, risk and growth.

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Duration: 12 months or 24 months
Study Mode: Full Time or Part Time
Start Month: September or January
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Subsea Engineering

MSc

The MSc Subsea Engineering is widely regarded as one of the best programmes of its kind in the UK. The programme is designed to prepare highly trained engineers for industry, by focusing on the fundamental skills and technical knowledge that are in demand by the subsea sector today.

MSc Subsea Engineering is also available to study part time online.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Cardiovascular Science and Diabetes

MSc

Delivered within a dedicated cardiovascular research centre involving both clinical and laboratory scientists funded by multiple major charities and government funders, this programme provides a truly research-led teaching experience for students.

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Duration: 12 months
Study Mode: Full Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning

Person-Centred Counselling

MSc · PgDip · PgCert

Do you want to help people change the way they perceive themselves towards a healthier more fulfilling thought process of self worth and meaning? Develop your competency in Person Centred Counselling by growing your knowledge and skills in a range of counselling situations with this popular self development programme. Counselling is now a recognised area of mental health therapy in the UK with a growing range of career options.

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Duration: 12 months, 24 months or 36 months
Study Mode: Part Time
Start Month: September
Learning Mode: On Campus Learning