European Security

Final year module

Lecturer: Professor Mark Webber

This module will deal with the key concepts and institutions in contemporary European security. The second semester will examine the key contemporary issues in European Security and the national perspectives of the major states.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the module the student should be able to: 

  • Demonstrate an ability to draw conceptual conclusions from contemporary historical events in Europe. 
  • Drawn upon theoretical insights from the international relations material. 
  • Think about issues in a multi-disciplinary fashion.


  • 2 x 4000 assessed essays (50% each)