Studying history develops your knowledge of the past and gives you an understanding of the present. Gain analytical skills to enhance your employability. Learn about the context in which we live today. Study some of the most important and interesting periods in both UK and world history. Benefit from excellent teaching in a range of professionally-relevant areas, such as problem-solving, communication, research methods and interpretation. Opportunity to study abroad in a North American or European university for six or 12 months. Access to internships and placements. From constitutions to wars and terrorism – Politics and International Relations covers a range of important issues. Develop high-level written and verbal skills. Benefit from research-led teaching – Politics at Strathclyde was No 1 in Scotland for research impact in the latest UK research rankings. Politics has received excellent overall satisfaction scores in consecutive National Student Surveys – above 90%. Politics at Strathclyde has a long tradition of real-world excellent research, informing quality teaching in a student-friendly environment. Opportunities for placements and international exchange.