Taught course

Politics and Public Policy

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Law and Politics
Qualifications
MSc(Econ)

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates who normally possess a 2:1 degree classification in International Relations, Politics, English, Modern Languages, History, Religious Studies, Geography, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Social Policy and

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed to give you advanced analytical and conceptual skills to critically evaluate politics and public policy at multiple levels of governance. It also provides a thorough training in analytical methods and approaches (qualitative and quantitative) used for conducting research in these areas. This involves:

  • a core of modules designed to provide a solid foundation of knowledge and understanding in politics and public policy;
  • specialisation in areas of politics and public policy of particular interest to you at local, Welsh, UK, EU and international levels;
  • learning activities, such as student presentations and group work, designed to refine a range of transferable skills including communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

Information for international students

In addition, applicants whose first language is not English must obtain an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other components, or an equivalent English language qualification.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc(Econ)
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
lawpladmissions@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 6102