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BA Politics (including foundation year)

BA Politics (including foundation year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Through Essex’s Politics course, students will receive a thorough training in all major areas of political science at the top politics department in the country. The course covers topics such as: Concepts in political science: state, laws, wars and political parties; International relations; Democratic systems; Political power; Obligations, freedom, rights and equality. This course is ideal for students who are interested to pursue careers in politics, the civil service fast stream, management, journalism, police, armed forces, commerce, business, finance, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), teaching and graduate research.Our staff all have strong subject backgrounds, and are highly skilled in their areas both as academics and practitioners. The Department of Government staff are advising the CIA on counter-terrorism, training politicians and civil servants in democratising countries, and commentating on political events in national and international media. The academic staff work on topics ranging from international conflict and violence to British elections, and from the obligations of the younger generation to why authoritarian leaders welcome natural disasters.