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British Politics and Legislative Studies (4 years) BA (Hons)

University of Hull

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    The University of Hull

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Gain a thorough understanding of the British political system. Then apply it to the real world during a unique 12-month placement in Westminster.​**This unique course offers a full 12-month placement working alongside an MP or peer in Westminster. You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of British parliamentary procedures and protocols in this intellectually demanding programme.- Our links with a large pool of MPs mean we're likely to be able to match you with a politician whose role reflects your area of political interest.- You'll enjoy access to our exclusive seminar series presented by senior Parliamentary officials including Black Rod and the Speaker.- 92% of our graduates are in work or further study within six months (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by HESA 2018)- Our graduates are so widespread at Westminster and Whitehall they're affectionately known as the 'Hull mafia'.Studying at Hull opens doors to those considering a career in Parliament. Our graduates are well known throughout the major UK political parties. And it's because of the quality and prestige of this course that Hull has produced more special advisors (SpAds) than any other university.**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

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 14,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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UCAS Points : 128

Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levelsBTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended DiplomaOCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended DiplomaCACHE Diploma or Extended DiplomaIrish Leaving CertificateScottish HighersWelsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diplomaor a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications

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University information

University of Hull

  • University League Table

    64th

  • Campus address

    University of Hull, Admissions Office, Cottingham Road, Hull, Kingston Upon Hull, HU6 7RX, England

International students starting an undergraduate or postgraduate degree could receive a tuition fee discount of up to £3,500 per year (terms apply).
Hull’s research takes on global issues – health inequalities, social injustice, climate change and more – to shape a fairer, brighter and carbon-neutral future.
At Hull, there are students from more than 100 countries from right across the world.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    41st out of 103 2

    48th out of 85 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    122 56%

    51st

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82 82%

    33rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.00 80%

    47th

    27
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    113 52%

    49th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    34th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    54th

    11

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