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Politics, Philosophy and Economics (Professional Placement Year) BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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UCAS CODE: PPE2

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

How does the world work, and how can it be changed? This course explores issues of philosophy, politics and economics, and challenges you to devise creative solutions to local, national and global problems.- Combine academic studies in philosophy, politics and economics with real-world problem solving.- Apply academic theory in practical ways: you'll find creative ways to study, design projects, plan and innovate.- Draw on the Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences to explore how the world works from multiple perspectives.Take an innovative approach to the study of philosophy, politics and economics – and their application to the contemporary world.This course will give you a range of opportunities to think about the major challenges we face at local, national and international levels, and by combining these subjects, to come up with ideas and approaches to dealing with them.With a strong emphasis on problem solving and creative thinking, this is a course for those of you who want both to understand the ways in which the world works, and to question them. **More about the Professional Placement Year**A Professional Placement Year (PPY), traditionally known as a sandwich year, is where a student undertakes a period of work with an external organisation for between 9-13 months. The placement occurs between the students' second and third years of undergraduate study. Students can engage in up to 3 placements to make up the total time and are required to source the placement(s) themselves with support from the Careers & Employability Team.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

Bath Spa University

  • University League Table

    105th

  • Campus address

    Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Newton St Loe, Bath, Bath And North East Somerset, BA2 9BN, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    41st out of 51 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 218
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65.0 65%

    24th

    16
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    10th

    2

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