Global Politics and International Relations

Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Why choose this course? What impact is the Syrian refugee crisis having on EU politics? How could Brexit affect US politics? On this course you will gain the knowledge and skills to participate in the politics of a globalised world. You will learn about the interconnected levels of politics - from local to national and international. The course has a focus on social and human rights, and developing you into an active global citizen. The course is flexible so you can study a combination of modules in politics, international relations, human rights, sociology, history and economics to suit your own interests. You will develop transferable skills in writing for specialist and general audiences, public speaking, collaborative working and critically evaluating claims made in politics. Kingston's proximity to central London enables you to participate in lectures, workshops, talks and political events in the capital and expand your knowledge beyond the classroom.

Course details

Modules

Examples of modules: Year 1

  • Another World is Possible: Order and Revolution in Political Ideology
  • Introduction to Human Rights
  • Introduction to International Relations
  • Pathways to Power: Active Citizenship in the UK
Year 2
  • Modern Political Thought
  • International Relations and Global Governance
  • Optional Modules
Year 3
  • Advanced Research Project (Extended)
- Optional Modules


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 codeL245
Institution code K84
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points Two A-levels required. General Studies/Native Language accepted when 1 of 3 A-levels or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Global Politics and International Relations at Kingston University - UCAS