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

Sociology and International Relations Including Foundation - Kingston University

**Reasons to choose Kingston** - You’ll be able to take a work-based module, putting your knowledge into practice and getting work experience for your future career. - For your future career you’ll develop skills relevant to national and international development organisations, related private and public sector organisations, NGOs and charities. - You’ll develop a solid understanding of both social theory and the theories of international relations. **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** On this degree, you’ll study fundamental and global subjects in sociology. You’ll explore human rights, international development, globalisation, urbanisation and transnational communities. You’ll consider issues that define our times, including the following. – How human rights and social justice problems can be addressed at an international level. – The influence of international relations in domestic politics. – International cooperation and conflict, and the relationship between war and the economy. – The changing role of social identities such as gender, face and class. – The growing power of international organisations. – The changing role of the state.

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