Course Comparison

Course BSc (Hons) International Relations with Spanish BSc (Hons) International Relations with Politics
Award Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons) Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years 3 years
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Law, Criminology and Government School of Law, Criminology and Government
Entry requirements

A levels

Including a minimum of two A levels with grade D at A level Spanish or GCSE grade A in any foreign language.

BTEC

18 Unit BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM in any subject plus grade D in A level (or equivalent) Spanish.  

BTEC National Diploma modules

If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

Access

Pass a named Access to HE Diploma in any subject with at least 33 credits at merit/distinction, including 12 level 3 credits in Spanish at merit. Alternatively, previous/current study in A level Spanish (grade D) will be considered alongside Access Course.

IB

26 overall to include 4 in Spanish at Higher Level.

Other

14-19 Diplomas: accepted – please enquire for more information.

GCSE

All applicants must have GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at grade C or above. 

Other combinations and non-A level qualifications will also be considered.​

Short of the entry requirements for this course? Don’t worry you may be eligible for a foundation year to prepare you for possible entry onto this course for the following year.

Learn more about foundation years with the Faculty of Business

English language requirements

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.

A levels

Including a minimum of two A levels.

BTEC

18 Unit BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM in any subject. 

BTEC National Diploma modules

If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application. 

Access

Pass a named Access to HE Diploma in any subject with at least 33 credits at merit/distinction. 

International Baccalaureate 

26 overall to include 4 at any subject at Higher Level.

GCSE

All applicants must have GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at grade C or above. 

Other

14-19 Diplomas: accepted – please enquire. Other combinations and non-A level qualifications will also be considered.

Short of the entry requirements for this course? Don’t worry you may be eligible for a foundation year to prepare you for possible entry onto this course for the following year.

Learn more about foundation years with the Faculty of Business

English language requirements

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.