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Gain an international perspective by exploring how nations interact on the global stage, what happens during conflict, and the challenges faced by states and world organisations trying to preserve peace and security. You will engage with the theory of international relations and diplomacy, examining global inequalities, the rise of the superpower nations and what power looks like at a global level. Understand how major developments, including the Cold War, the fall of the Berlin Wall, globalisation, changing global power relations and the emergence of new terror threats and social movements have shaped the world. At the end of your first year, you can choose to pursue a single honours degree and achieve a BA (Hons) International Relations award, or alternatively you can choose to study one of our pathways of specialised modules, and gain a combined degree in one of the following:
- BA (Hons) International Relations with Global Development
- BA (Hons) International Relations with Peace Studies
- BA (Hons) International Relations with Politics
- BA (Hons) International Relations with Political Economy
- BA (Hons) International Relations with Human Rights
Year 1 Core Modules:
- Politics, Ethics & Justice
- International Actors and Institutions
- World Politics
- Introduction to Political Economy
- Understanding International Relations
- Global Inequalities
- Active Citizenship
- Understanding Security
- Environment and World Politics
- The UK and the EU
- The Modern State
- Dissertation in Politics
- Policy Making
- Rethinking Diplomacy
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||Minimum 64 from two A Levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English Language at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards). Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy are accepted in place of GCSEs.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.