SOAS University of London

International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies


Unit value:

This optional unit is an introduction to key political concepts and their application both in Britain and internationally.

Topics include:

  • Politics, power and authority
  • Liberalism, Marxism and pluralism
  • Government, Parliament and the Judiciary
  • International Politics

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