Politics enters every aspect of our lives. It can shape our opinions, inform our decisions and help us to understand people's motivations. Politics is concerned with the theories, ideologies, political systems and policies of civil society locally, nationally and globally. It explores issues of power, alliances, conflict and peace on a global scale. Politics can let you make a meaningful contribution to society.
Politics courses at Stirling allow you to follow your passion for politics while gaining key knowledge and practical skills needed to help you in your chosen career. You’ll be taught by experts who have an interdisciplinary focus that engages with the work of others, particularly in the fields of global security and the policy of civil society.