Teesside University, Middlesbrough has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Course overview: This course includes an integrated foundation year, ideal if you don’t have the appropriate subjects and/or grades to go straight into year one. Politics is an incredibly diverse and varied subject, and our degree explores politics in the UK, EU, and further afield. With a politics degree you develop transferable skills sought by employers, including effective communication in a range of verbal and written forms, critical thinking, and time-management. You learn frameworks, skills, and concepts to be able to explain and practice politics in the outside world. The degree mixes the study of core theories and concepts with the study of concrete events. The range of modules enables you to analyse contemporary political developments at home and abroad, and you are offered the opportunity to take a dedicated careers module. You explore vital issues such as political violence, international relations, political ideologies, gender and politics, political communications, revolution, social movements, and electoral and parliamentary politics in the UK and USA.
After the course: A variety of career paths will be open to you, including national and local politics, local government, law, accountancy, social work, librarianship, journalism, public relations, teaching and retail management.
Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course details link provided.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||Teesside University|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||32 - 64 points|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject area.|