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BA Politics and Chinese / Overview
Year of entry: 2022
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
ABB, plus GCSE Grade B/6 in a Modern Language or English Language.
- Typical contextual A-level offer
BBB including English Language at minimum A2 or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B).Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall. 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- Build strong analytical skills and understanding of key areas of global politics.
- Develop the linguistic skills and cultural knowledge to access and engage fully with political, historical and cultural issues in Mandarin Chinese.
- Spend a year in a Chinese-speaking country to consolidate your language learning.
- Study at a university ranked sixth in the UK for Modern Languages (QS World University Rankings 2020) and in the top ten for Politics and International Studies (THE World University Rankings 2021).
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Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2022 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
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