Politics & International Studies

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Politics & International Studies
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code L200
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration 4 years full-time

The course operates in 'slow-track' mode, with part-time students taking modules which are available to full-time students. Each module usually involves a two hour lecture plus a one hour seminar each week. In addition, students are required to undertake substantial directed independent learning.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

104 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or 04 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Course Content

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Among other aims, our Politics and International Studies degree provides:

A detailed knowledge and understanding of contemporary pol...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement

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The module Work Based Learning and Politics, is designed to provide a short placement opportunity for students and gives students the opportunity to apply political scholarship to practical situations and link academi...

Careers or Further Progression

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Enhancing your career:

The academic study of politics is invaluable for those who aim to pursue a career in local or national government.

There is a growing demand for staff in leadership positions in the voluntary or non-govern...

Further Enquiries If you would like to contact us
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