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Before you apply for this programme with University of London, you should contact your Recognised Teaching Centre of choice for advice on application/admission requirements, including any additional requirements that the teaching centre might have. It is ideal for anyone wishing to understand the international aspects of global problems such as environmental degradation and economic globalisation. It also offers a broad understanding of the core literature and main theoretical issues in this field. Apply theories, concepts and methods to aspects of international relations, using critical reasoning and empirical testing to evaluate their strengths and weaknesses. You’ll develop the ability to think critically about regional, national and international politics, ideas and institutions, preparing you for a variety of career paths that give you the potential to stand up and make a difference.

The emergence of international relations was to broaden the scope of international law beyond this traditional focal point. Holders of the Diplom-Metevaseth are not normally eligible for direct entry onto our undergraduate courses without completion of a suitable foundation programme, such as one of our own foundation pathways. Students who hold a Higher National Diploma with a good profile of grades (distinctions and credits, or grades 1-3) will be considered for entrance to undergraduate programmes . The University will consider students who have achieved good grades in their High School Graduation Diploma with at least 5 university-preparatory level courses. For many of our programmes of study, students will need at least a B average, and possibly higher.

Careers And Skills

As a University of Birmingham graduate, we provide you with the tools and skills to operate in an ever growing global environment. Your lectures and teaching will take place in a variety of versatile lecture theatres and breakout rooms. Our rooms are all equipped with wireless connection and constantly updated technology including all the audio-visual equipment that you would expect from one of the UK’s premier institutions. Seminars – where you discuss and present topics in smaller groups, allowing you to develop your ideas, share interpretations, and debate opinions with other students.

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  • Holders of the Bachillerato together with a recognised foundation programme, such as the Birmingham Foundation Academy, will be considered for entry to our Bachelor degree programmes.
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  • Subfields in international relations include security studies, civil society studies, international ethics, international political economy, and international law.
  • International relations involves the study of the interaction of actors on the world stage.

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Programme Structure, Courses And Specification

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Support During Your Course

As a student on this programme you will receive a 15% discount on tuition fees to attend the LSE Summer School. We set minimum basic computer requirements because your study resources are accessed via the Student Portal and it is vital that you can access this regularly. For this degree, you will also need Adobe Flash Player to view video material and a media player to play video files. Your exam is set and assessed by academics at LSE, ensuring that your degree is of the same standard as those studying on-campus in London. Establish a framework to understand the international aspects of problems such as environmental degradation and economic globalisation. You can receive local support from a local teaching centre, use the dropdown to find your nearest centre.