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The award
BA

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

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About Politics at School of Politics and International Studies, University of Leeds

We live in a time of great social upheaval and dramatic political change. This dynamic degree will allow you to explore political ideas, structures and approaches that will help you to understand these complex circumstances.

As a Politics student you'll gain expertise in data analysis, research, critical thinking and more as you develop an in-depth understanding of political theory, international relations, development studies and systems of government used around the world.

Core modules in this programme will enable you to gain a grounding in the discipline. You'll also be able to pursue topics that suit your own interests and concerns by choosing from a wide range of optional modules exploring topics, from political psychology to security studies, supported by the unique breadth of research specialisms within the School of Politics and International Studies.

On this course you'll have the opportunity to study abroad, allowing you to develop an international perspective on your subject or undertake a work placement which will give you an insight into working life in a particular organisation or sector linked to your studies.

Throughout the course, you'll gain a diverse skillset that will be valuable to you as a citizen, as well as in your future career - whatever path you choose to take.

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Entry requirements

We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.

If you have the ability to study for a degree but don't have the qualifications to enter directly to level one, you might consider studying a foundation year.

IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component.

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    I wanted my chosen course to be flexible enough to merge all my interests; from the dynamics of poverty to power relations in development. The Leeds syllabus seemed to offer everything whilst letting me chose from the broad range of topics to specialise, and the course has definitely surpassed my expectations.

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    The University of Leeds is the place to be for those looking for a once in a lifetime adventure!

    The staff are very friendly and approachable and will always do their best to assist you should you ask for help.

    The University also has state of the art facilities and I especially love the wide access to journal articles that the University offers - it comes in very handy when writing essays!

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