Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Politics with International Relations

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Course summary

You’ll choose a pathway to study*:

  • BA (Hons) Politics
  • BA (Hons) Politics with Global Development
  • BA (Hons) Politics with International Relations
  • BA (Hons) Politics with Human Rights
As part of your course, you’ll:
  • Examine a wide variety of topics including human rights and the crisis of capitalism
  • Explore how the role of the state, international power relations, ethics, and political movements and ideologies such as Marxism have profound implications for the organisation of our society
  • Tailor your course in your second and third year through optional modules and a dissertation
*You can apply to study the single honours degree or one of the combined awards listed.

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Politics, Ethics & Justice
  • Introduction to World Politics
  • Introduction to Political Economy
  • Political Movements & Ideologies
  • Introduction to Governance
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • The UK & the EU
  • Global Inequalities
  • The Modern State: Theories, Issues & Challenges
  • Active Citizenship
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Dissertation
  • Policy Making
  • Governing Globalisation
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £10500* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

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Politics with International Relations at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS