Politics BA (Hons)

Coventry University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L200
The Politics course at Coventry University is a vibrant, modern course that will address many current political questions and help you understand the complex world in which you live. Politics students will have the opportunity to address and debate a wide range of intellectually challenging and topical questions such as: What is good and bad government? How do different political systems work? What is power and how is it used? Does ideology matter? What is democracy and human rights? Is the US ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 12-SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
121st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
52nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
65th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, December 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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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
History
54%
Government & Politics
44%
English Literature
22%
Sociology
19%
Psychology
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The mentioned fee is for 2021-2022. There may be slightly increase in 2022-2023..

Students from England Students from England
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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15,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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15,000 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The mentioned fee is for 2021-2022. There may be slightly increase in 2022-2023..

International Students
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Latest Politics reviews

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Lucy
31 Jan 20

History and Politics BA (Hons)

Has been a decent experience so far, better than I first...
SR
Student Reviewer
01 Feb 17

my overall university experience so far has been brilliant. The academic side has been interesting and engaging and i...

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Coventry University
CUG ranking
52nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Established as a university in the 1990s, Coventry University has more than 27,000 students and is one of two universities in Coventry. Four academic faculties make up the university, with each faculty divided into different schools. These are: Faculty of Arts and Humanities Faculty of Business and Law Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing Faculty of Health and Life Sciences There are three campuses, including one in the city centre where the majority of university operations take place. There are also a further two campuses outside of Coventry, in Scarborough and London. The Coventry city centre campus has undergone a £160m regeneration and expansion project. The university received the title of Top New University in the Complete University Guide 2018.

Where you'll study

Coventry University

Priory Street Coventry
Warwickshire
CV1 5FB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Coventry  0.4 miles away

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