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BA Politics and Modern History
Examine the historical development of the modern world and its political systems.

BA Politics and Modern History / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades AAB-ABB, inc Grade A in History, Politics or Govt.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35-34 points overall (core points accepted), including 665-655 in three Higher Level subjects, including 6 in either History, Government or Politics.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Max 90 / 320
How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
VL12
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

This is one of the longest established programmes of its kind in the country, combining an investigation of the historical development of the modern world with a study of its political machinery and an examination of its political thought in a historical setting. Broad courses in history, government institutions and political thought constitute the core of the degree in the first two years, with more specialist options in Year 3, including 12,000-word thesis.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Mrs Gail Dickinson
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1251
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/history/
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