Topics in Government: The British constitution, parliament, the prime minister and cabinet, the judiciary and devolution.
Topics in Politics: Democracy and participation, elections and referendums (including voting behaviour), political parties, pressure groups and the European Union.
Topics in Government: The constitutional framework of US government and the legislative, executive and judicial branches of government.
Topics in Politics: The electoral process and direct democracy (including voting behaviour), political parties, pressure groups and civil rights.
Topics in Comparative Politics: Comparisons between the political systems of the UK and the USA in relation to the topics in modules 1 & 2.