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Politics & International Relations including Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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UCAS CODE: LL22

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– You’ll be able to combine your study of politics and international relations with a special focus on human rights and social justice.– The course has a strong emphasis on the practical skills needed to be successful in the world of politics-related work.– This course helps you make an informed contribution to political life in your community and become active in our democratic society.**This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Social Sciences**This foundation year is taught at the University giving you a taste of academic life in a supportive environment.The year gives you the academic and technical preparation for undergraduate study in a wide range of social sciences subjects. Lectures, labs andtutorials will give you a broad understanding across subjects including economics, criminology, politics, sociology and psychology.**About this course**How can citizens work together to achieve common goals? How can the UK adapt to the continuing challenges of Brexit? How do world events impact on our daily lives? This course gives you the knowledge to debate these questions and many others. Crucially, you’ll also develop the skills necessary to make a practical difference in the world and enhance your employability.This course offers a wide choice of topics, such as political ideals, global terrorism and developmental economics. You’ll have the opportunity to specialise in areas of particular interest.You’ll complete a research project on a topic of interest, for which you’ll have training in research skills. The project will culminate in a presentation at our annual student conference.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 13,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

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

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    82nd out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    72 33%

    84th

    14
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    58 58%

    65th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%

    23rd

    28

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