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BSc International Disaster Management and Humanitarian Response and Chinese / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer

ABB, plus B/6 standard in a Modern Language at GCSE level.

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)

BBB, plus B/6 standard in a Modern Language at GCSE level.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall. 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
LT40
UCAS institution code
M20

Course overview

  • Develop knowledge about the causes and impacts of disasters, as well as how we can address contemporary global issues surrounding such events.
  • Build a critical understanding of the process and practises of humanitarianism.
  • Explore the causes of contemporary conflicts, as well as the current debates about peacebuilding.
  • Gain a broad understanding of both global strategies, dynamics and practices, as well as regional specificities, histories and cultures.
  • Have the opportunity to study abroad in Chinese-speaking countries.
  • Make contact with speakers of Chinese and get involved in Chinese events beyond the University, from public lectures to cultural celebrations.

Open days

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On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

Fees

Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2021 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
School/Faculty overview

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