You will explore the complex relationship between ethics and international action via co-operation or conflict. The history and present day functionality of the European Union and policy-making at international, national and regional levels is also explored.To prepare our graduates for careers in a global environment, there is a practical element of language learning via a module in Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Spanish, or Portuguese.
The placement year is an optional feature of the Politics with International Relations (Hons) course from the Aston University and is designed to give you real life experience and to act as a springboard to your future career.
The placement year is optional for students studying Politics and International Relations. Unlike some other universities, the placement year at Aston is not a ''bolt-on'' year it is an integral part of your degree for which you are prepared in your second year.
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- Introduction to Studying and Researching Politics
- Introduction to the Concepts and Methods of International Relations
- British Politics since 1990
- Introduction to the European Union
- The Making of the Modern World
- What’s Trending (Current Affairs in Politics and International Relations)
- Languages for All
- 36 months
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DisciplinesInternational Relations Political Science View 649 other Masters in Political Science in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- ABB from 3 A Levels. General Studies accepted.
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) / BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate: Distinction plus two A Levels at grade BB.
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma (QCF) / BTEC Level 3 National Diploma: Distinction, Distinction plus grade B in one A-level.
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) / BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma Distinction, Distinction, Distinction.
International15950 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
- UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
- International/EU students During placement year:£2,500
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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