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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The principal focus of this degree is power relations between individuals, social groups and nations – so you’ll explore how the local, national and international intersect to influence both high and low politics, as well as questions of power and justice. You’ll study a broad range of topics, from UK politics, political thought and theory, to international politics, international relations and ‘issue’ politics such as human rights, environmentalism, terrorism and conflict. A wide variety of options mean you can pursue your own interests – with things becoming increasingly flexible as you progress through the course. In the final year, you’ll engage more directly with current academic debates and contemporary political developments. Depending on what you choose to specialise in, you’ll have the option to graduate with the bracketed degree award of BA (Hons) Politics (Policy, Society and Community).With practical skills training, including advanced analytical approaches, as well as placement and study abroad opportunities – with all the experience that brings – a politics degree opens doors to a range of interesting and rewarding career possibilities.This course has a Foundation Year available.**Features and Benefits**- Offers you an in-depth and varied account of the nature of politics in the 21st century.- Flexible study options – with options to take Joint Honours degrees and a wide range of units to study within BA (Hons) Politics.- The politics team is friendly, supportive and passionate about the subject, providing an intellectually challenging environment for our students.- Our courses include practical skills training to ensure you’re fully prepared for your future career.- You will have the opportunity to spend your third year on an industry placement or study overseas.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 15,500per year

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

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    65th out of 85

  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    119 54%

    42nd

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50 50%

    71st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.26 85%

    8th

    10

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