Qualification

PDA (SCQF Level 7)

Mode of Study

  • School Links

Interests

  • Social Sciences

Why take this course?

This one year programme will introduce you to political concepts and theories of the state.  Being able to evaluate concepts and apply them to theories  is central to an understanding of politics – this course will support you in developing these higher order skills.  You will also cover political structures and decision making processes.

What you will experience

This course comprises 2 units at SCQF Level 7 – An Introduction to Political Theories of the State and The United Kingdom and Scotland.  Units will be assessed through both open and closed book assessments.