FRENCH: - French involves the study of a key European and international language and its culture. From first year, some of your teaching will be from native-language speakers of French. You’ll have full access to our extensive Language Centre Library, which offers excellent audiovisual, digital and printed materials. POLITICS: - Politics is the study of the way power and influence are distributed within society and how this affects decision making within and among countries and states. You will study the ideas which inform and explain political activity alongside political institutions and behaviour.