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Politics and Human Rights (4 years full time including sandwich year) BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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UCAS CODE: L291

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– There are opportunities to take part in extracurricular projects, for example in the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice Practice.– You’ll engage with current issues as a researcher, activist and campaigner, all with the support of human rights and social justice specialists.– Through flexible modules, you’ll be able to study a combination of politics, human rights and social justice to suit your own areas of interest.**About this course**What are human rights, and why have they changed throughout history? How much does justice differ between cultures? How are human rights coming under threat and how can they be defended? This course considers these questions and many more.You’ll become skilled at understanding the complex world of human rights and social justice work. In your final year, an advanced research project will enable you to study in greater depth what really interests you.The course emphasises practical skills to boost your employability. You’ll also have the opportunity to undertake a work placement through a sandwich year.**Sandwich Year**This course has a sandwich year which takes place between Year 2 and your Final Year. During this sandwich year you will take a placement within a relevant setting, ensuring you gain essential experience to add to your CV and help you secure a graduate job.

Application deadline

15 January

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A level : BBC - ABB

Other A Level combinations possible to achieve 112 - 128 points. Minimum of 2 A Levels, can be combined with other Level 3 qualifications eg. AS levels/Extended Project to achieve 112 – 128 points.

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University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    85th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    67th out of 105 23

    102nd out of 104 2

    86th out of 86 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    100 45%

    77th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55.0 55%

    57th

    41
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.84 77%

    97th

    12
  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    98 44%

    88th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54.0 54%

    89th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    39th

    61
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    91 44%

    75th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    45.0 45%

    69th

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%

    10th

    13

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