Learning and Teaching

Teaching students applied politics

More than ever universities and students are framing their degrees in terms of future prospects rather than present knowledge. This partly explains a renewed interest in teaching applied politics on degree programmes. But applied politics needs to be taught in a deeper and more critical way than simply focusing on employability allows. Read more

The Winds of Change

In September Politics will be co-sponsoring the 9th Annual BISA/PSA Learning and Teaching Conference at Newcastle University. The theme will be The Winds of Change and the organisers have recently circulated a call for papers. If you are interested in giving a paper read on... Read more