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Political science involves the study of politics and the state. Bachelor Political Science professionals are in increased demand as social media is playing a role in the increased awareness of government and due process. Political science professionals with an understanding of human behavior can have great career advancement and growth potential.

Curriculum for Bachelor Political Science programs generally includes such topics as political philosophy, political economics, political theory, comparative governments, research methods, and political processes. There are many Bachelor Political Science programs throughout the world and different regions provide unique perspectives to each program. Bachelor Political Science graduates can have many opportunities for careers in government, politics, political administration, international organizations, non-profits, journalism, public service, communication, and law.

As politics routinely affects our lives and as more of the masses partake in activism, political science professionals are needed. A Bachelor Political Science degree can provide the knowledge and skills needed to meet this growing demand. Read below for more information and to learn more about the study opportunities!

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The University of Law Undergraduate Programmes

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics is a Qualifying Law degree studied over three years with options that focus on government and politics. It is aimed at s ... [+]

LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics is a Qualifying Law degree studied over three years with options that focus on government and politics. It is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in the legal or wider public, central and local government sectors or the commercial sector, and who have an interest in government and politics. It has a practical focus, with employability integrated into the course. There is a high level of face-to-face tuition which for the law modules is delivered predominantly by professionally qualified lawyers.

Course Requirements BBB at A Level and Grade C/4 or above in GCSE English Language, or ... [-]
United Kingdom London Leeds
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Full-time
3 years
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The British University in Egypt

The programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain an appreciation of national and international perspectives on many aspects of professional life; which ... [+]

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The programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain an appreciation of national and international perspectives on many aspects of professional life; which in turn can facilitate graduate career paths in various fields, like the diplomatic service, journalism, academia, law, and non-governmental development organisations. This includes awareness of regional politics, cultural sensitivity, exposure to international politics, and familiarity with legal and economic frameworks.

Distinctive features of the programme

The BUE delivers programmes based on a British philosophy of education. This results in programmes that are very much focused on the student rather than those who deliver the material. Graduates from UK programmes typically exhibit:... [-]

Egypt Cairo
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Full-time
4 years
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Bratislava International School Of Liberal Arts

All of our students graduate with a degree in Political Science, with concentrations in either International Relations, Central European Studies, or Political Thought. BI ... [+]

Key facts

Study Program: Liberal Arts

Study Field: Political Science

Granted Academic Title: BA (Bahcelor)

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia

Mode of study: Full-time

Duration: 3 years full-time

All of our students graduate with a degree in Political Science, with concentrations in either International Relations, Central European Studies, or Political Thought. BISLA is also flexible in providing directed studies for students with specific interests and offers a range of extracurricular non-credited courses free of charge (e.g. foreign languages, presentation and argumentation skills, etc.)

Form of Study

We emphasize frequent, conscientious contact between students and teachers as well as weekly writing assignments, all while reading scholarly literature and the classics of political philosophy like Plato, Hobbes, Locke, Marx, and Arendt.... [-]

Slovakia Bratislava
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Full-time
3 years
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George Mason University - Undergraduate Programs

The Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Politics degree program at George Mason University's Schar School of Policy and Government is ideal for students who ... [+]

Major in Government and International Politics

The Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Politics degree program at George Mason University's Schar School of Policy and Government is ideal for students who are interested in a career path in political analysis, international relations, public service, law, campaigns, or research. As a student in the program, you will learn to critically examine political issues, prominent actors, and processes in government, foreign policy, and international affairs. As governments and politics around the world respond to the rapid advancement of technology, this degree program equips students to face new challenges boldly and effectively.

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USA Fairfax Washington
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
George Mason University Korea

The world is becoming increasingly connected and the ability to create and maintain cross-cultural connections is more important than ever. As the effects of violence and ... [+]

No.1 in the field at U.S. World-renowned faculty Domestic and international cases

The world is becoming increasingly connected and the ability to create and maintain cross-cultural connections is more important than ever. As the effects of violence and conflict are felt throughout the global community, we are seeing more and more opportunities for collaboration, problem-solving, and peacebuilding in local communities and across international barriers.

To prepare our students to make cross-cultural connections, Bachelor’s of Arts in Conflict Analysis and Resolution students must demonstrate intermediate-level proficiency in a foreign language.

Analytical skills and techniques are critical to solving the world’s toughest problems. In order to solve conflicts, we must first understand it. Critical thinking and research skills are the focus of our Bachelor of Science program and are in demand by employers of all sectors. Students pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Conflict Analysis and Resolution develop research skills and have the opportunity to gain experience designing surveys, conducting interviews, analyzing statistics, and organizing data.... [-]

South Korea Incheon
March 2020
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Lawrence University

In Global Studies we investigate a broad range of cultural, political, religious, economic, and environmental questions that arise when we think of the world as an interc ... [+]

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Global Studies In Global Studies we investigate a broad range of cultural, political, religious, economic, and environmental questions that arise when we think of the world as an interconnected whole. This interdisciplinary major will allow you to treat questions that are not limited to one country or region, but to think about your questions from a global perspective in one of four tracks: National and Identities, Global Cities, Human Security, and Arts and Exchange.

The Global Studies major has four tracks, for more information about each track click on a box below:

Nations and Identities track.

Study the construction and function of nations, as well as newer, transnational forms of identity. Emphasis on history and government, with courses in literature, culture and the arts.... [-]

USA Appleton
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4 years
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Monmouth College

Monmouth College is committed to educating the leaders of tomorrow. A Political Science degree equips students with the background they need to become successful leaders ... [+]

Monmouth College is committed to educating the leaders of tomorrow. A Political Science degree equips students with the background they need to become successful leaders in virtually any field. Whether one's goal is graduate school, government, or business, a Political Science degree will provide the tools needed for students to realize their potential.

Studying Political Science at Monmouth helps students become accustomed to looking beyond superficial talking points and analyzing the structural and historical contexts of power relationships. Using both quantitative and qualitative analysis, students will become true liberal arts scholars and gain a broad knowledge of social scientific methods. Students will gain a comparative understanding of political systems and ideologies and will be better able to navigate our new global society. This will, in turn, give students a deeper perspective on their own corner of the globe.... [-]

USA Monmouth
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4 years
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Bar-Ilan University

If you are a news buff and the media news coverage is just not enough; if you find historical and political processes riveting; if you wish to understand how the differen ... [+]

Double Major with Communication! About

The Department of Political Science at Bar-Ilan University is considered one of the best in Israel. It has acquired an international reputation in its field, due to its top-rated faculty, extensive courses, and the above-average academic level of its students and graduates.

The faculty includes world-leading researchers and experienced professors, some of whom prominent media figures, who have decided to contribute their knowledge and experience to cultivate and educate the future generation of the political community.

The Department operates several leading research institutes, among which are: The Center for Local Government – serving position holders in all branches of local government; the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies – one of the most influential institutions in all matters regarding foreign affairs and national security; the Argov Center for the Study of Israel and the Jewish People; the Program for Conflict Management and Negotiations Studies, and more.... [-]

Israel Ramat Gan
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Ohio Wesleyan University

To develop breadth and depth of knowledge, you’ll take a special core curriculum designed especially for OWU politics and government majors. Working closely with your fac ... [+]

Bachelor of Politics

Your study of government will provide a rich mixture of the real and the ideal, of values frequently in conflict with both each other and the practical obstacles that stand in their way. These interactions confront us every day as individuals, citizens of our nation, and members of the global community.

About the Major

To develop breadth and depth of knowledge, you’ll take a special core curriculum designed especially for OWU politics and government majors. Working closely with your faculty advisor, you’ll select courses in each core area to meet your unique interests and career goals. The department offers a five-course minor as well.

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USA Delaware
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Colby-Sawyer College

Filled with fascinating characters and all the elements that make for great entertainment — from drama and romance to war and crime — the history and political studies ma ... [+]

Make History and Discern Democracy

Filled with fascinating characters and all the elements that make for great entertainment — from drama and romance to war and crime — the history and political studies major prepares you to play your own role in shaping the future through lessons from the past.

Put it in Perspective

Gain a broad understanding of how social, political and cultural forces shape societies, particularly the United States. Develop your written and verbal communication skills to teach others about past and contemporary cultures and political systems in creative and critical ways, including scholarly debate and the use of multiple perspectives.

Use historical and archival resources to participate in preservation projects, including the recording of oral histories, alongside faculty and fellow students. Explore your interests through a self-selected internship and your senior Capstone project, and share your work with others in publications and during presentations.... [-]

USA New London
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
MEF University

We offer a contemporary and comprehensive curriculum of Political Science and International Relations with a view to endowing our students with rich knowledge and advance ... [+]

Political Science and International Relations

We offer a contemporary and comprehensive curriculum of Political Science and International Relations with a view to endowing our students with rich knowledge and advanced skills that will provide them the ability to analyze the developments taking place around the world in the fields of politics, security, diplomacy, law, and economy.

In the first and second year of their education, our students will be offered introductory courses that will constitute the fundamentals of Social Sciences, such as Political Science, Sociology, History of Civilizations, History of Political Thought, Fundamental Concepts of Law, International Political Economy, and Research Methods. Additionally, courses that will enhance our students’ ability to use computers and advance technological products will also be offered.... [-]

Turkey Maslak
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4 years
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BAU Bahcesehir Cyprus University

Being able to adapt to the changing management models and market conditions and continuous improvement are the most important necessities of the globalized world. ... [+]

Bachelor in Political Science and International Relations Faculty of Economics, Administrative, and Social Sciences

Being able to adapt to the changing management models and market conditions and continuous improvement are the most important necessities of the globalized world. Bahçeşehir Cyprus University Faculty of Economics & Administrative Sciences aims not only to meet the requirements of the era but to train individuals who can shape the future. By this means, students are provided with the knowledge and skills that are the necessities of the new world. Today’s world shortens the distance between individuals, societies, economies, and businesses; it redefines the conditions of existing with harmony and developing. Bahçeşehir Cyprus University Faculty of Economics, Administrative, and Social Sciences, anticipates this development and reflects it on its program, as a requirement of the contemporary university approach. Our University equips its students with the knowledge and skills required by this new world and raises them as competent professionals in every aspect of the global race. In accordance with this purpose, our faculty is structured with a steady global network. With this structure, students are provided with general knowledge in the first two years, and in the following years, educational programs are offered to allow them to concentrate on their chosen fields. Our faculty has strong structural features, with the ability to use modern technology and access to modern technology, competent academic staff, and foreign language skills. Our students are contributing to both the vision and the instructor's power of our faculty by continuing part... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Thomas More University of Applied Sciences

Are you passionate about the newest digital tools that help make organisations more intelligent? Do you want to learn how to filter valuable information from a mass of da ... [+]

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Are you passionate about the newest digital tools that help make organisations more intelligent? Do you want to learn how to filter valuable information from a mass of data, how to make this information accessible by visualising it, and how to secure this data efficiently and with purpose? Enter the options Cyber Security Expert or Datamanager!

Netflix knows you better than your own sweetheart those and always offers you the perfect movie. And Trivago knows, even before you have clicked anything, that you are planning a city trip to Dublin. Data is big business. We teach you how to make companies and organisations more intelligent through data. How to disclose raw data and how to make it accessible. And how companies can use this to further develop their business. You never cease to be interested in the newest IT-technologies. As such, you are also aware that technology has its weak sides and that hackers can take advantage of those. Phishing, hacking, ransomware, … Making sure that data and information don’t end up in the wrong hands is a hot issue. You want to know more about security techniques and how to apply them with focus. You are attracted by company life. The processes, strategies and structures in a company fascinate you. The program combines the best of both worlds: business and technology. The accent is put on better and more efficient data management in a business environment, through the use of informatics. And you absolutely don’t need to be... [-]
Belgium Mechelen
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Carleton University Undergraduate

Carleton’s Bachelor of Global and International Studies (BGInS) program takes advantage of Carleton’s strengths and location to provide undergraduate education in global ... [+]

Program Summary

Carleton’s Bachelor of Global and International Studies (BGInS) program takes advantage of Carleton’s strengths and location to provide undergraduate education in global and international issues that can give you an advantage in today’s job market. The program has four interconnected components. The core course sequence provides all students with a common multidisciplinary foundation in global and international studies. The 18 specializations cover specific international and global themes or geographical areas, giving you the opportunity to focus your studies according to your interests.

A second-language requirement and an international experience requirement are included so that you can graduate not only with new knowledge and skills but also an expanded worldview.... [-]

Canada Ottawa
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4 years
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Bard College Berlin

The BA degree program in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intell ... [+]

Bachelors in Political Science. The BA degree program in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intellectual history that encourages the thoughtful and culturally well-informed application of social-scientific methodology and principle. Structure CoreThe core program consists of courses that address some of the most important texts and artifacts in the cultural legacies of Europe and the world.SpecializationAll students receive a foundational training in the basic tools of economic analysis and modeling, as well as an introduction to political theory and social and historical studies. At the advanced level, students choose one of the following areas of concentration: Economics Politics Students complete modules on comparative global issues, access to choice, and decision-making, and on key ideas, movements, methods, and challenges in each field. Throughout the program, emphasis is placed on refining writing and developing mathematical and analytical skills.German Language StudyLanguage study in German from beginner to advanced level is available throughout the program. All BA in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought candidates must demonstrate intermediate proficiency in German by the end of their second year.ElectivesElectives in studio arts (theater, dance, painting, filmmaking, art production) are available, as is a wide range of electives in philosophy, art history, literature, and social theory. Study Abroad (optional)Study abroad in Europe (through the ERASMUS network) or the United States (at Bard College or its affiliated programs and campuses) and around the world (within the Bard Network or through Bard College Berlin's international... [-]
Germany Berlin
October 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
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