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Here, you'll learn in what we call the ‘the Hull way’. You don't just receive ideas and instruction: you learn how to engage, to debate, to influence and to lead. Studying philosophy and politics together teaches you to think about matters of fundamental importance from a wider perspective. Experts in both of these complementary disciplines teach on this combined course. They work together to make this degree more integrated than similar courses run elsewhere. You can also choose to spend three months working at Westminster or studying abroad. Official Team GB partners Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you – and we’ll help you find it. What does this mean for you? It means that whether you’re studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, you’ll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership. We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. It’s an extraordinary partnership, and you won’t find it anywhere else. Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb
Year 1 Core modules British Political History since 1945 Science and Society Philosophy, History and Ideology Introduction to the Politics of the World Economy Contemporary Political Issues Knowing Now: Applied Philosophy in a Contemporary World Year 2 Core modules History of Political Thought British Government Paths of Research Optional modules Moral Philosophy Theorising Gender Understanding States and Markets: An Introduction to Political Economy Contemporary Epistemology Understanding the European Union Understanding America Terrorism, War and Ethics Year 3 Choose one of the following Contemporary Political Philosophy One-Trimester Internship One-Trimester Abroad Optional modules Dangerous Minds Short Dissertation Gender, Science and Knowledge Critics of Capitalism UK Politics in an Age of Austerity and Brexit Conflicts in British Culture Democracy and Legitimacy in the European Union Germany in the New Europe Detection, Depiction, Deception Politics of the Environment Dissertation All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
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This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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