BA International Studies

University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Ningbo, Zhejiang, China
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
4 years
Intakes
September February
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
Information not available

Entry Requirements

Preliminary year (year one of four) entry

  • Applicants must be at least 17 years of age at the start of the course.
  • Students from 12-year education systems are normally required to have graduated from High School. Applicants for all degree programmes should have achieved at least four grades B's at GCSE, or an equivalent level qualification.
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 5.5 with the writing band no less than 5.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 71 (minimum 17 in any element)
    • PTE Academic 55 (minimum 51)

Qualifying year (year two of four) entry

  • Students from twelve or thirteen year education systems, or who have studied a recognised foundation course, are not usually required to complete a preliminary year. Instead they may study a three year degree. Year two entry applicants should have achieved a minimum of:
    • GCE A Level: BBB-AAB
    • IB Diploma: 30-34 points
    • HKDSE 544
    • Indian Standard XII 75-85%
    • A recognised foundation programme
    • 1-2 years of study at a recognised institution
    • An international equivalent
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 6.5 with the writing band no less than 6.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 87 (minimum 20 in Speaking and 19 in all other elements)
    • PTE Academic 62 (minimum 55)

Curriculum

Modules included in this program:Understanding the West (World History Pathway only)

  • Issues in Global Relations (International Relations/comparative politics pathway only)
  • Introduction to Comparative Politics (Development and Gender studies pathway only)
  • The Making of Mordern Europe (World History Pathway only)
  • Sex Gender Politics (Development and Gender studies pathway only)
  • Understanding Global Relations (International Relations/comparative politics pathway only)
  • The Making of Contemporary Europe (World History Pathway only)
  • International Political Economy (International Relations/comparative politics pathway only)
  • Food Security (Development and Gender studies pathway only)    
  • The Politics of Development (International Relations/comparative politics pathway, Development and Gender studies pathway only)
  • China, Russia and the US (World History Pathway only)
  • Diplomacy: Past, Present, Practice (International Relations/comparative politics pathway only)
  • Global Environmental Governance (Development and Gender studies pathway only)
  • China and the World (World History Pathway only)
  • Dissertation I: Preliminary Analysis (Part I)
  • Dissertation II: Final Presentation (Part II)

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