As a politics student, you'll look at the work of governments and their policies and study the behaviour of those who govern - and who they are governing - both at home and abroad. You'll also gain knowledge of domestic and international institutions and issues relating to conflict and cooperation.
Journalism, Media and Communication and Politics and International Relations (Hons) graduates from the University of Strathclyde can go on to work in a number of areas, with many pursuing academic research careers in the UK, Europe and North America.
Politics graduates are employed in the media, management, teaching, sales and advertising, local government, further and higher education and social work.
Journalism, Media & Communication
Journalism and Creative Writing graduates from Strathclyde have won awards for student journalism and have gone on to succeed at national newspapers, the regional press and as published authors. Among graduates’ job titles are press officer, marketing and media officer, freelance journalist, fundraiser and PR assistant.
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- Politics: Concepts
- Politics: Government & Governance
- International Relations & Global Politics
- Modern Political Thought
- Comparative Politics
- News Reporting and Writing
- Journalism, Media & Communication: Theories & Methods
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- 36 months
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- Honours: 480 credits
DisciplinesInternational Relations Journalism Political Science View 208 other Masters in Journalism in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 1st sitting: AAAA (Higher English, Maths/Applications of Mathematics National 5 B, or equivalent)
- 2nd sitting: AAAABB (Higher English, Maths/Applications of Mathematics National 5 B, or equivalent)
- Typical entry requirement: ABB (GCSE English Language 6/B or English Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C)
- Minimum entry requirement: BBB (GCSE English Language 6/B or English Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C)
- Typical entry requirement: AAA (GCSE English Language 6/B or English Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C)
- Minimum entry requirement: ABB (GCSE English Language 6/B or English Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C)
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International16000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 36 months.
- Rest of UK: £9,250 per year.
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.