London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Modules

Year 1: quantitative methods or mathematical methods; introduction to political science or introduction to political theory; reason, knowledge and values (an introduction to philosophy); economics b. Year 2: introduction to econometrics or elementary statistical theory; introduction to political science or introduction to political theory; methods of philosophical argumentation; microeconomic principles; interdisciplinary research seminar. Year 3: 1 government option ; 1 philosophy option; macroeconomic principles; introduction to econometrics or principles of econometrics or 1 government, philosophy, economics option; outside speaker seminar. Year 4: philosophy, politics and economics (real world applications); policy'and'practice seminar or a dissertation seminar.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £17,712  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher AAAAA
  • International Baccalaureate 38
  • GCE A-level A*AA
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • Course specific