BA War Studies is a unique, long established programme focused on the key human challenge of war and conflict. Instead of adopting a single disciplinary perspective, students approach the issues from a varety of angles including politics, international relations, philosophy, sociology, history and strategic studies. This inherent multi'disciplinarity gives the breadth of perspectives needed for career success.
Year 1 examples of modules: The causes of war; the conduct of war; the experience of war; contemporary security issues; the art of war studies. Year 2 examples of modules: War and global conflict in the contemporary world; war and society; war in international order; aspects of naval history; world war II in Europe. Year 3 examples of modules: Armed forces and society; security issues in the Middle East; philosophies of war; fighting in the air; warfare in the ancient world; war and international relations.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BA (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- GCE A-level AAA
- SQA Higher AAAAB
- European Baccalaureate 90%
- International Baccalaureate 35
- SQA Advanced Higher AA
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 60%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 73%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Written: 65%
Total Coursework: 35%