BSc International Disaster Management and Humanitarian Response and Spanish / Overview

Year of entry: 2022

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

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

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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.
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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
LR40
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.
  • Study abroad in Spanish-speaking countries.
  • Contact speakers of Spanish and get involved in Spanish events beyond the University, from public lectures to cultural celebrations.

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Fees

Fees for entry in 2022 have not yet been set. For entry in 2021 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2022 entry.

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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