801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 1LQ, United Kingdom

Human Rights and Social Justice Including Foundation - Kingston University

**Reasons to choose Kingston** - You’ll be able to study a combination of politics, human rights and social justice to suit your own areas of interest. - You’ll be able to take part in extra-curricular projects, for example in the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice Practice at Kingston University. - You’ll engage with current issues as a researcher, activist and campaigner all with the support of human rights and social justice specialists. **This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Social Sciences** The foundation year takes place the year before your degree. You will study four year-long modules that cover all subject areas (psychology, economics, sociology and politics) within social sciences. Upon successful completion of this foundation year you will progress to Year 1 of your chosen degree. **About this course** What are human rights? Why have they changed throughout history? Can justice be different between cultures? If you are interested in considering these questions, this is the course for you. You’ll look at global human rights issues and how they can be enforced and defended. You’ll develop study skills, such as the ability to read critically, and specialise in your main interests through a choice of flexible modules. An advanced research project will expand and develop your research skills. The course emphasises practical skills for future employability. You may take a work placement option through a sandwich year and/or an applied research project.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,LondonUnited Kingdom