BA Global Social Challenges / Overview
Year of entry: 2024
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts
- 3 or 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall. 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.
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- Join one of the UK’s top ten universities for social science courses (Times Higher Education Rankings 2022) to study a uniquely contemporary and transdisciplinary degree.
- Gain the intellectual and practical skills to face head-on some of the most pressing social challenges and harms of our times, such as social injustice, climate change, conflict, violence and migration.
- Understand and respond to global challenges from a wealth of perspectives, including politics, economics, law, criminology, philosophy, sociology, social anthropology and social statistics.
- Gain key knowledge, skills, analytic and professional expertise to work across national and international organisations, governmental bodies and the voluntary sector.
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