University of Westminster

Course Introduction

At Westminster we train competent linguists in modern languages ready to enter graduate employment. We place particular emphasis on employability and the contemporary cultural context, and offer high'quality teaching in all language skills. You will achieve a good or high level of linguistic competence in Arabic in all four skill areas (reading, writing, listening and speaking), and an in'depth understanding of International Relations, with the opportunity to study specialist modules.

Course Modules

You will study a combination of core and option modules, with each subject making up half of your modules. You will study language modules from one or more of the following strands: Language Development (teaching of the four skills), Languages in Action (focus on professional context and communication skills in and out of the target language and English) and Area Studies (cultural context). Your international relations studies include core modules on Introduction to Key Concepts and Issues in IR, Ethics and International Relations, Geopolitics, Sovereignty and Intervention After the Cold War, and Theories of International Relations. You will chose from more than 40 option modules, including British Politics; Democracy in America; Diplomacy and IR; Humanitarian Intervention and IR; Gender, Politics and State; Global Politics and Energy; Islam and Modernity; Middle East Politics; and State and Society. You will take a research module and complete your dissertation in Arabic or IR.

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,750 Overseas Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,750 Overseas Fees