School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS)

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The Graduate Diploma and Master of Arts in Strategy and Security is a leading national degree program in international security, strategic policy and international affairs, with a focus on the Asia-Pacific.

This program focuses on both traditional and cutting-edge conflict and security agendas that shape the work of policy professionals, and national security and Defence personnel. Students will learn about the global security context, contemporary strategy and legal and moral issues relating to international violence.

The program is taught by leading international scholars and national security experts and past and present students include security and foreign affairs officials, business-people, journalists, and military officers from Australia and the region.

Courses are offered by Distance. Options are available for research projects and combination with the Masters of Philosophy (MPhil).

Applications and Information

Student Administrative Services
Tel: +61 2 6268 6000
Fax: +61 2 6268 8666
Email: sas@adfa.edu.au

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Entry requirement

Master (8175)

48 UOC, full time 1 year, part time equivalent

One of the following qualifications in the same or related discipline from a recognised institution:

Graduate Diploma (5855)

36 UOC, full time 1 year, part time equivalent

Three-year degree or graduate certificate in the same or related discipline from a recognised institution or qualifications considered equivalent.

Program structure

Students undertaking the Master of Arts in Strategy and Security are required to take 8 courses (48UoC) in any combination from course options as set out below.

http://hass.unsw.adfa.edu.au/postgraduate_studies.html

http://hass.unsw.adfa.edu.au/military_history.html

Courses are offered by Distance.