This is for you if you want to understand where power lies in political systems and how this affects the organisation of society.
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
23 September 2019
3 to 4 years
In your first year, you will take introductory modules that focus on the study of government, political ideas and ideologies, and power and ethics. In your second year, you will develop your understanding of Government and Political Theory. There is also greater flexibility to shape the course of your degree as you choose from a range of optional modules. In your final year, you will have the freedom to specialise in areas of the subject that particularly interest you, as well as writing a 10,000-word dissertation on a topic of your own choosing. For full module details, please see our website.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Qualification accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Scottish Higher||Qualification accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: email@example.com|
|Extended Project||Considered alongside other qualifications.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||Including a minimum of 15 points at HL.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||Qualification accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Considered alongside other qualifications.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)||Considered alongside other qualifications.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Considered alongside other qualifications.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher|
When considering your application, we will look for evidence that you will be able to fulfil the objectives of the programme of study and achieve the standards required. We will take into account a range of factors including previous examination results.
IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.
For further details of our English Language requirements please see our website
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|