Politics

Political Futures is a programme for Year 12 students, designed to help you develop your understanding of how politics has an impact on society as well as  providing you with insight into what it’s like to study at a Russell Group University. The programme for 2022 is a mixture of in person, on campus, and…
We’re excited to launch a new series of live Subject Insight Webinars, developed for high school and college students. Taking place every Tuesday and Thursday, from 20 April – 27 May,  join us to find out more about a wide range of subjects you can study at Leeds.  Whether you’re interested in a topic you already…
Thursday 2nd July – Friday 3rd July 2020 Bookings are open now – click here. With society being faced with the challenges of population growth, climate chaos and housing crisis you are challenged with answering: What would a New City look like if you were in charge?! Come and take part in our engaging and…
We are delighted to invite you to take part in our Social Sciences Teachers and Advisors day at University of Leeds 2020. The day will be a fantastic opportunity to learn and share experiences about the opportunities for students moving into the Social Sciences in Higher Education. Sessions will cover a range of Social Sciences…
This workshop will introduce young people to who, how, and why political campaigns are operated. Using past examples of British political campaigns, young people will be given an opportunity to create their own campaign slogans and become aware of how facts and data are used in political campaigns. For more information please email socialscience@leeds.ac.uk. To…
This workshop will help students explore the basics of British politics and democracy: from understanding what a politician does, who the main political parties are and what is a manifesto. For more information please email socialscience@leeds.ac.uk. To complete a booking form, please click here.