This course is designed to give you advanced analytical and conceptual skills to critically evaluate politics and public policy at multiple levels of governance. It also provides a thorough training in analytical methods and approaches (qualitative and quantitative) used for conducting research in these areas. This involves:
- a core of modules designed to provide a solid foundation of knowledge and understanding in politics and public policy;
- specialisation in areas of politics and public policy of particular interest to you at local, Welsh, UK, EU and international levels;
- learning activities, such as student presentations and group work, designed to refine a range of transferable skills including communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.