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Global Sustainable Development Single Honours

Business Studies
Bachelor of Arts & Science (BASc)

Three year full-time programme

Transdisciplinary Single Honours Degree
Study abroad or work placement opportunities

Do you want to identify solutions for global inequalities in food, education, work, and justice? Do you agree that our environment and societies are becoming increasingly unstable and volatile? Do you want to expand your knowledge of the social, economic, and environmental injustices that are unsustainable and demand change throughout the world?

Our Single Honours BASc in Global Sustainable Development offers you a unique interdisciplinary education in the Big Questions of our time. This course is the first of its kind in the United Kingdom. It offers you flexibility, varied assessment methods, and practical outputs from your studies, preparing you with a diverse skill set for pursuing a range of career pathways. You will be encountering problems surrounding food, water and energy security, biodiversity loss, gender equality, climate change, sustainable economic growth, and international governance. As you undertake your studies, we will provide you with the necessary support and tools to be able to understand, and perhaps even fix, today's important issues.

Essential Information

Entry Requirements
A level: AAA, plus a minimum grade B in GCSE English and GCSE Mathematics
IB: 38 points including English and Mathematics (at Higher Level or Standard Level 5)

Applicants must satisfy the University's General Entrance Requirements.

There are no specified A-level subjects, however, General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted for this course of study.

We will consider applicants presenting the Access to HE Diploma (QAA recognised), including appropriate subjects with distinction grades in level 3 units.

We welcome applicants with other internationally recognised qualifications. Please see UK Equivalent Scores and WIFP.


Second Personal Statement
After initial UCAS application, see here for further details.

Course Duration
Three years full-time study.

An Honours Degree requires a minimum of 360 CATS during the course, comprising 120 CATS per year.

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc) in Global Sustainable Development

University of Warwick, Coventry

Tuition Fees
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Study Abroad
Integrated (Term 2 & 3 of Year Two) or Intercalated (year-long) options available. More Information

Other Course Costs
There may be costs associated with other items or services such as academic texts, course notes, and trips associated with your course.

For further information on the typical additional costs please see the Additional Costs page.