Examine the relationship between historical events, politics and social issues such as poverty, power, gender and race on our International Relations and Politics BA (Hons).
We want you to tailor your degree so it’s right for you. There will be some core modules where you’ll learn about important events, theories and structures, but you’ll also have lots of flexibility to explore the topics that are important to you.
You could choose to study political unrest in the Middle East, the origin of racism and its impact globally to date, how religion affects political unrest around the world, the role of social media in social movements, acts of terrorism, political spin in the UK in relation to Brexit or the global fight for equality.
Our lecturers are established thinkers and influencers in their specialist topics. From them, you’ll learn key theories around diplomacy, conflict, authority and ethics.
Where this course can take you
This International Relations and Politics (Hons) degree at London Metropolitan University will prepare you for an exciting career where no two days are the same. Our work experience opportunities give you valuable experience in this field, so you’ll have a competitive advantage when it comes to looking for a graduate job.
You could go on to follow in the footsteps of our alumni who now work for the UK Department for International Development, the United Nations, national diplomatic services, leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or as researchers for Members of Parliament (MPs).
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- Approaches to International Relations and Foreign Policy
- Comparative Politics
- Governance and Public Policy
- Political Theory
- Creating a Winning Business
- Politics and International Relations: Work-Based Learning
- American Foreign Policy
- Contemporary US Politics
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- 36 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
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DisciplinesInternational Relations Sociology Political Science View 719 other Bachelors in Sociology in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
In addition to the University’s standard entry requirements, you should have:
- a minimum grade CCC in three A levels (or a minimum of 96 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification)
- GCSE English at grade C/grade 4 or above (or equivalent)
- Mathematics GCSE is not required
Applicants with international qualifications and mature applicants are also welcome.
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International15576 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15576 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
- UK: £2,310 per 30 credits
- Int: £3,894 per 30 credits
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.