From global crises to the UK economic and political situation, journalism informs our view of the world. Learn the skills and practices of contemporary journalism in a digital, multimedia era. Engage with a range of creative writing genres, including fiction, poetry and travel writing. Study with internationally-renowned writers, journalists and researchers. Enjoy our programme of visiting speakers from the world of broadcasting, publishing and newspapers. Enter your work in student competitions. Opportunities for media work placement experience. 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.