King's College London

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Studying politics; world politics since 1945; comparing political systems; introduction to political theory. Year 2 examples: Modern foreign language; political economy (concepts and issues); modern political thought; individual research project. Year 3 examples: Research methods for political science; dissertation; the politics of foreign policy; political economy (advanced analysis); the politics of development; democracy and its critics.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA/BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • SQA Higher AAAAB
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher AA
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

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15% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 36%

Total Coursework: 56%

Total Practical: 8%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation