Hunter Street, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 1EG, United Kingdom

Politics with Applied Computing (2-year degree)

The University of Buckingham is: o Home of the 2-year degree – less cost and more focus o Top for Teaching Quality (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide) o Joint 4th in England for Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey) o Small group teaching focused – student:staff ratio of 11:1 o Flexible – start your course in September or January The course provides a rigorous and wide-ranging study of politics, combined with a significant grounding in applied computing. It covers political theory; political history; comparative political analysis; area studies; international relations. Computing and communications technologies lie at the heart of modern society. They include hardware, software, networks, tools, telecommunications equipment and required standards that provide the technological framework on which the delivery of information services is based. The minor programme includes fundamental concepts and principles in the first year of study and various applications of IT and computing systems in the second year. Students will develop important skills of value to employers: the ability to analyse concepts, write well, assess published work, communicate (including making oral presentations), determine the validity of opposing points of view, and undertake independent research. You will be taught by experts in small groups. Your lecturers will also be your tutors; we don’t employ graduate teaching assistants. And you will benefit from the diverse cultural experiences of the other students, who are drawn from over 80 countries.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2021-01-13
  • Location
    Main Site,BuckinghamUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Whole course £25,200
  • England Whole course £25,200
  • Northern Ireland Whole course £25,200
  • Scotland Whole course £25,200
  • Wales Whole course £25,200
  • Channel Islands Whole course £25,200
  • International Whole course £34,800