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UCAS CODE: P345

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Course overview**- Our everyday lives and future prospects are shaped by the decisions of the political parties who are elected to represent us. Our BA (Hons) Politics course explores the forces that shape today’s world at a regional, national and international level.- This course is perfect for anyone who’s looking to understand how political ideas and systems shape societies. You’ll study the role of government and political institutions, exploring how their policies on everything from crime and punishment to education, healthcare and the welfare state affect the lives of the populations they serve.- Throughout the course you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of political theory, the history of political ideas and political ideologies.- You’ll also explore the increasingly critical area of international politics and international relations. We’ll look at contemporary issues including globalisation, the centrality of political institutions in decision-making, political and economic development, international terrorism and security.**Why study with us**- Our Politics courses are ranked 1st in the North West and 2nd in the UK for learning opportunities – National Student Survey 2019.- We are also ranked 3rd in the North West for ‘overall student satisfaction’ and ‘assessment and feedback’ – National Student Survey 2019.- You’ll have the opportunity to study abroad at one of our partner institutions in Europe and North America.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

13,000per year

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

University information

University of Central Lancashire

  • University League Table

    70th

  • Campus address

    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    70th out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    115 53%

    46th

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    52 52%

    70th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%

    13th

    10

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