BA (Hons) Politics and International Studies

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This degree provides a grounding in some of the major aspects of politics and international relations.You’ll learn about international systems and global governance political theory, UK, European and US politics, international political economy and undertake area-based studies of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.


Year 1

  • British Political History Since 1945

  • Culture and Values in a Changing World

  • Introduction to Comparative Politics

  • Modern Political Theory

  • Political Theory from Ancient to Modern

  • Problems in Global Politics

  • Understanding Global Politics

Year 2

  • Approaches to Politics and International Relations

  • How Voters Decide

  • + Optional Modules

Year 3

  • Dissertation

  • + Optional Modules

Entry requirements

  • A level
  • International Baccalaureate
  • BTEC
  • GCSE

Career possibilities

Our politics graduates go on to a wide variety of careers. Some go on to postgraduate study or further training in law, accountancy, social work, business administration, or to specialise in one area of their academic studies, whilst others go directly into employment.

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