School of Politics and International Relations

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We aim to integrate our research interests with our teaching, so that students become familiar with developments at the frontiers of knowledge and share in the excitement of scholarship at the cutting edge. Graduates leave well-prepared for employment with

  • Oral and literary skills in self-presentation
  • Well-honed analytic and research skills
  • Intellectual flexibility and a well-informed outlook on society
  • A good a familiarity with information technology

We take pride in the close and friendly working relationship we have with our students. You are assigned a personal adviser who will guide you both in academic and pastoral matters throughout your time at the College. 

Teaching is by a mixture of formal lectures and small group seminars. The seminars are designed to generate informed discussion around a set topic and may involve student presentations, group exercises and role-plays as well as open discussion. 

Most courses are assessed by a mixture of written and final examination.

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