BA (Hons) Public Administration and Management

Duration: 3 years

Course details

On the Public Administration and Management BA you have the opportunity to combine the study of applied politics with the management of modern society. You will share the first year with the Politics BA course, giving you a vital grounding in political issues and theory. In the second and third years you will have the opportunity to combine politics with public administration modules.


Year 1

  • Introduction to Politics

  • Comparative Politics

  • Introduction to International Relations

  • British Government and Politics

Year 2

  • Governance

  • Political Thought and Analysis

  • Political Analysis

  • Government and Business

  • The Making of a Global World

  • Developments in British Politics

  • Fundamentals of Public Administration: Theory

Year 3

  • Public Policy Making

  • Public Sector Strategic Management

  • Comparative Public Administration

Entry requirements

  • International Baccalaureate
  • All students must have at least five GCSEs grades A–C including English Language and Maths
  • Pass QAA Access to Higher Education course

Career possibilities

The course prepares you for senior roles in public and private sector organisations where you can influence major decisions that affect us all. The public sector is a major UK employer and one of the most diverse, challenging and exciting sectors in which to work.

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