Birkbeck offers a range of modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate level that deal with the study of British politics.
Contemporary British Politics: A core module on the BA Politics that provides students with an understanding of British politics and government, its key actors and institutions, and the main issues of controversy and contestation.
British and comparative foreign policy analysis: An option module on the BA Global Politics and International Relations that provides students with an understanding of the analysis and practicalities of foreign policy formulation in the UK and other states.
Public Policy: Interests, Ideas and Institutions: A core module on the MSc Government, Politics and Policy and MSc Public Policy and Management that applies key paradigms in the study of public policy to classic and contemporary policy issues in the UK and beyond.
Public Management: Theories and Innovations: A core module on the MSc Government, Politics and Policy and MSc Public Policy and Management that explores changes to the machinery of British government.
Birkbeck’s Department of Politics has a track record of successfully supervising PhD students working in the field of British politics.
For further details about Birkbeck’s PhD programme, please see here.