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• You are interested in the world around you and want to gain a deeper understanding of current affairs, political ideologies and parties
• You enjoy analysing and critiquing social and cultural trends
• You thrive on researching, explaining and evaluating complex principles and practices
Now more than ever, political literacy is vital in our world. Politics leads on to a range of university courses and careers - not least becoming a politician or policy advisor - and the academic profile of this contemporary subject is on the up. It is an incredibly diverse subject, useful to any analytical arts degree, and invaluable in traditional vocational careers such as law, investment banking and accountancy. Who knows... maybe you’ll make it all the way to Downing Street!
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