International Relations with a Year in Industry at Swansea University - UCAS

Swansea University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Swansea University (Prifysgol Abertawe)

International Relations with a Year in Industry

Course summary

Throughout your undergraduate International Relations BA (Hons) degree, you will develop excellent research and analytical skills and learn to present your ideas effectively both verbally and in writing. We offer a variety of assessment methods within our programmes. In addition to traditional examinations and essays, examples of alternative assessment include: • Reading diary • Literature/ article review • Case study • Critical review For a full breakdown of course structure and assessment please visit our course page or get in touch with us at [email protected]


Your first and second year studying International Relations BA (Hons) will include a mixture of compulsory and optional modules covering a broad range of themes. Examples of compulsory modules covered in recent years include:

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • War and Peace in the Nuclear Age
  • Introduction to Politics
  • Globalisation
  • International Security
In your final year you will complete an independent dissertation project or you have the competitive option of undertaking a work placement module with the Sennedd Cymru/ Welsh Parliament. You will also complete a compulsory group work project plus optional modules chosen from a wide variety of subject areas. Examples of optional modules offered throughout the International Relations BA (Hons) include:
  • Contemporary Wars and Conflicts
  • Politics and International Development
  • Global Ethics
  • America and Terrorism
For the full programme structure and module breakdown, please visit our webpage at If you wish to receive more information, please get in touch with us on [email protected]

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements

For applicants whose first language is not English we require a minimum overall IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) and no less than 5.5 in each component.

English Language Requirements at Swansea University

Fees and funding

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International Relations with a Year in Industry at Swansea University - UCAS