If you have a keen interest in current affairs and international trends, then the BA (Hons) Politics degree at NTU is ideal for you. This course encourages you to engage directly as a political scientist or theorist by doing your own independent research, culminating in the production of a final year dissertation on a topic of your choice.Throughout the Politics (Hons) degree from Nottingham Trent University you'll develop a greater awareness of the complexity and connectedness of the processes that shape our world. This opens up careers in a wide range of fields in the public and private sectors, fostering the skills, imagination, understanding and flexibility that employers demand.
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This Politics (Hons) degree from Nottingham Trent University opens up careers in a wide range of fields in the public and private sectors. You may be keen to pursue a career in local politics and local government. You may also be interested in working in the police service, the civil service, or public relations. In the private sector, organisations are increasingly looking for graduates with an understanding of international and global events and processes – all areas explored during this course.
The job titles below give an indication of the careers our recent Politics graduates are following:
- Parliamentary Caseworker
- Campaign Assistant
- DBS Analyst
- Project Officer
- Marketing Executive
- Data Analyst
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Foundations and Challenges to International Relations
- British Political History
- British Politics: Governing in a Global Age
- Politics and International Relations in Practice
- Political Ideologies in Conflict
- Media, Power and Politics
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A-levels – BBC; or
- BTEC Extended Diploma – DMM; or
- 112 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and
- GCSEs – English and Maths or Science grade C / 4
International15600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15600 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
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