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International Social and Public Policy BSc (Hons)

University of Bristol

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    L410

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    16th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    20th

    11 (Business & Management Studies)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    167

  • Graduate Prospects

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    77

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    3.88

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    01-SEP-20

Course Summary

This multi-disciplinary, international degree integrates the analysis of government policy with the understanding of broader global political, economic and social change. The central core of the BSc International Social and Public Policy is to explore, analyse and critically assess contemporary social and public policy issues in and across societies.In the first year you will develop an understanding of key concepts and theories of comparative and international social and public policy. This enables a deeper understanding of the ways in which social, political and economic issues are shaped and responded to in different parts of the world.In the second year you will explore policy making and implementation and comparative political economy in global, national and local contexts. You will also choose from optional units in a range of international policy areas and have the opportunity to undertake a work placement.The final year dissertation offers an opportunity to choose a topic for in-depth investigation and independent work.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

Grades / Points

BBC–AAB

Details

Contextual offer: BBCPlease visit: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/entry-requirements-qualifications/contextual-offers/for more information about contextual offers

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

16th

About this University

The University of Bristol, founded in 1876, is one of the top 50 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2020). The university is at the heart of Bristol, a historic, lively and green city in the south-west of England.

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