Have a job that makes a difference! There are certain skills you need to become a successful political scientist. The ICI Political Science Program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently.
It is sometimes thought that students only do politics to enter politics and become a politician. While training in political science will help if this is your career goal, political scientists have a much wider range of exciting and rewarding career opportunities in:
all parts of government including legislative, executive and judicial branches at the local, state and national levels and internationally
large and medium size businesses, lobbying, technology, law, consulting, services and communications
all non-profit and community organisation.
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Online delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
Blended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
In class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
Virtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
Duration study load
Average completion time – 24 weeks
ICI courses allow you to study at your own pace with no assignment deadlines. This means that you determine the pace of the course and within which time period you will ultimately complete your studies in.
Fast track your career in politics and the public service
Learn the inside secrets of how to become a political science pro in months not years!
Study a political science course that was designed in conjunction with political science experts
Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
Have access to a tutor who works in the industry you are training for
Recognition of prior learning
There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.
This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC)
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ICI is an Approved Training Provider with the International Institute of Complementary Therapists (IICT).
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This entire course is carried out via Distance Learning (also known as correspondence learning). Distance learning is ideal if you need to adapt around work, family, or other commitments. It is also extremely beneficial should you simply wish to fast track your studies (and career) and not be locked into a timetable.
Our course content and learning experience ensure that your course is relevant and interesting. Learning, tutorial assistance and assessments take place whenever and wherever you are in the country or world. It takes place at your own pace on your own terms to fit your lifestyle. As an ICI student, you’ll never endure a pop quiz, spend countless hours and hundreds of dollars travelling, and never be late for an assignment or for class.
Introduction to Political Science
Theories of Political Behaviour
Politics of Australia
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About International Career Institute
The International Career Institute (ICI) is a private and independent provider of education and training. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. At present, students from 77 countries study with ICI from the comfort of their home or office. Over 80% of students are Australian residents. Using experienced industry-based faculty and the latest resources, ICI delivers over 50 exciting careers and lifestyle focused courses to a broad range of people and businesses. ICI graduates are given skills that will improve their employment prospects and increase their value to employers. The Institute listens to employers through its strong links to industry. Our tutors are professionals who are not full-time teachers but rather practitioners who actively work in their field of specialization