This unique, integrated single honours degree focuses on the modern and contemporary history of world affairs from the late nineteenth century to today. Covering themes such as diplomacy, security, intelligence, international organisations and transnational questions, it will give you valuable context to understand the complex relations between states and non-state actors today. It’s a great opportunity to develop specialist knowledge of the most modern international and transnational history, and international politics. With the support of expert tutors and access to excellent facilities, you’ll also gain the skills that are most valuable to employers. Compulsory modules will give you a good grounding in key periods and themes, as well as useful historical skills. You’ll also learn about different perspectives on international politics. Meanwhile, you can tailor your degree to suit your own interests by choosing from a range of optional modules that spans the globe.