Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Politics and International Relations

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Course summary

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This innovative degree will allow you to develop a greater awareness of the international processes and political ideas that shape our lives. You’ll examine the complex political, social and economic systems that structure the contemporary world and analyse the interconnected nature of local, national and global events. You may also have the opportunity to undertake a work placement as part of your studies.

Course details

Modules

The key topic areas covered by this course include: Foundations and Challenges to International Relations, International Relations and Global History, Political Ideologies in Conflict, Media Power and Politics, Politics and International Relations: Theory and Methods, Global Political Marketing and Understanding Foreign Policy. You may have the opportunity to take advantage of the University's Language Programme by taking an optional foreign language module in Year Two and Three.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeL240
Institution code N91
Campus nameCity Campus
Campus code1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 points
A level 104 UCAS Tariff points from four A-Levels (two of which must be A-Level equivalent)
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma Pass your Access course with 60 credits overall with a minimum of 45 credits at level 3
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) 104 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Diploma and up to two A-Level or equivalent qualifications.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) 104 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Extended Certificate and up to three A-Levels or equivalent qualifications
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English grade C/4 GCSE Maths or GCSE Science grade C/4 or equivalent

We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for 2021 entry are yet to be confirmed. As a guide and to enable you to plan your finances, the fees for Home (UK / EU) undergraduate students for 2020-21 are £9250. The current expectation is that the University may increase this for future and subsequent years of study in line with inflation and as specified by the Government.
Politics and International Relations at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS