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BA (Hons) International Relations with a Year Abroad

Queen Mary University of London
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Course UCAS code: L25Y
Qualification type:
  • BA (Hons), Full-time With Time Abroad , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
Explore the key themes and challenges of international relations, from the Cold War to the Arab Spring. The programme covers the broad themes and theories associated with the study of international relations, such as the state system, development, security, conflict and globalisation. You'll be taught by world-class academics with distinctive expertise in their fields of research, including British, French, European, American, Latin American, African and Middle Eastern politics. You'll study international relations through the lens of both historical and contemporary examples, from the 1870s 'Scramble for Africa' through to the Cold War, the origins of the War on Terror, the global financial crisis and the Arab Spring, and learn how to apply theories to reflect on their relevance. You'll be introduced to political concepts, theories, ideologies and analysis in your first year. As you progress in your studies you'll choose from a wide range of module options, covering national and global issues.
Modules:
Year 1 Compulsory Introduction into Politics Introduction to International Relations Political Analysis Thinking Politically: Introduction to concepts, theories and ideologies Choose from Background to British Politics Global Histories
Assessment Methods:
Students are assessed by a combination of coursework and exams. A few modules are assessed by coursework only.
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15 January

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This is a great uni. It is close to public transport, whilst also having an array of cheap take out, restaurants and fast food options for students. The freshers events are great to make friends and get involved. Don't miss any! The departments are very friendly by letting people change courses, providing links to careers website and going the extra effort to provide the best experience. It's very diverse in culture and backgrounds and reflects the London environment.

Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Admissions Office:
Tel. 020 7882 5511
Email. [email protected]

Admissions Office:
Tel. 020 7882 5511
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • CanIjustsay97's avatar by CanIjustsay97 on 30th September 2015
    All I can say is so far so good! I am pretty content (considering I am a picky person haha)
  • by Anonymous on 30th September 2015
    Fantastic university. Might not be the best on the league tables but I won't be surprised to see QMUL entering the top 20 very soon.
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