Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course will develop your critical understanding of global political issues. Whether the focus is at individual, local, national, regional or global level, similar questions arise concerning who gets what, when, how, why and where. Related questions of power, justice, human rights, order, conflict, legitimacy and accountability are considered at a theoretical level and in discussion of real'life events.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCE A-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

Key Course Information

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79% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 89%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 75%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 54%

£22,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

77% Go on to work and/or study

In work 52
Studying 25
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 15
Unknown 9

16% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 13%

Total Coursework: 87%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation