Politics and Social Policy BA (Hons)

University of Lincoln

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This degree combines a detailed exploration of political ideas, institutions and processes with an in-depth analysis of how policies are developed and implemented to deal with the social problems at the national and supranational level. As well as addressing big questions about concepts such as democracy and equality, this course provides an opportunity to examine and experience the policy responses to social problems affecting our cities, streets and communities. Teaching is informed by the ... READ MORE

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Full time | Lincoln (Main Site) | 3 Years | 04-OCT-21

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Uni rankings

Social Policy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
50th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
04-OCT-21
Full Time
3 Years

Politics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Policy

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Government & Politics
58%
History
47%
English Literature
21%
Geography
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,400 per year
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Latest Politics reviews

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Rebecca
22 Jan 20

Politics BA (Hons)

I have enjoyed the social aspect more than the education aspect but overall it is an experience I will never forget and...
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James
20 Jan 20

Politics BA (Hons)

Overall University Experience so far over my time at the university has been very good, for the variety of reasons...

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,607 reviews

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University of Lincoln
CompUniGuide ranking
50th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Based in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln is proud of its reputation for providing a high-quality student experience underpinned by inspirational teaching. Rated Gold in the national Teaching Excellence Framework - the highest possible standard - students can benefit from great support, exciting teaching, and excellent employment outcomes. The University is recognised as setting a blueprint for excellence with its pioneering approach to working with industry. Unique relationships with companies such as Siemens, the Lincolnshire Co-operative, and Santander showcase our industry-engaged approach, and have also been acknowledged through a series of national awards over the past decade, including a prestigious Lord Stafford Award (2011).

Where you'll study

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.3 miles away

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