What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
For First Year Entry a minimum of 3 A Levels at BBB or 4 AS at AABB. For Second Year Entry a minimum of an A in the subject selected for Single Honours plus BB, or AB in the subjects selected for Joint Honours plus a further B.
Minimum of 4 Highers at AABB obtained at a single sitting or 3 Advanced Highers at BBB. Those seeking to qualify over two sittings will be expected to exceed this minimum.
Minimum entry requirement: DDM in related subjects.
For entry into First Year, a minimum of 32 points required, including at least 5,5,5 at HL. For entry into Second Year, a minimum of 36 points, including at 6, 6, 6 at Higher level in subject(s) selected.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Geography: Level 1: Principles of geography introduces basic geographical concepts in physical, human and regional geography. Applications of geography: demonstrates the relevance of these concepts to the understanding and solution of such contemporary problems as economic underdevelopment and environmental degradation. Level 2: 3 courses in human geography, physical geography and in the interaction between people and environment build upon the foundations laid at Level 1; course in mapping the environment examines cartography, aerial photography and survey techniques. Levels 3 and 4 (Honours): Programme is based mainly on a number of optional courses, allowing students to specialise according to their interests within the discipline; certain core courses in geographical methods and research design are taken by all students who must also prepare and submit a dissertation on an approved topic. International relations: Level 1: Structure of international relations: introduces the key concepts, outlines the political power structure and examines the political aspect of the international economy; issues in international relations: examines a number of case studies including arms control, the Middle East, UN peacemaking; nationalism; the environment. Level 2: International organisations in Europe: describes and analyses the major regional organisations in Europe, with particular emphasis on the EU and other economic and security institutions; theories of international relations: covers the major paradigms in the study of international relations and the major writings on the subject. Levels 3 and 4: Courses are chosen from a range of specialist options including for example: arms control; American government; the politics of the environment; international security; military intervention; ethics in international relations; the international politics of space.
Founded in 1495 we're one of the oldest UK universities, offering over 600 undergraduate courses. Teaching is organised into three colleges: College of Life Sciences and Medicine, Physical Sciences and Arts and Social Sciences. A place in halls is normally guaranteed to first-year students on or within walking distance of the main teaching site.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
What do the numbers say for
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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Government and Politics
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