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Politics and Leadership

Politics and Leadership

If you’re aged 12 and interested in the world of Politics while also looking to develop your own leadership skills, then this is the summer course for you.

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Course Summary

Oxford Royale Academy’s Politics and Leadership course introduces students to the methods of social scientific enquiry and contemporary issues which dominate the field, progressively exposing them to the principles of liberal democratic politics and the contemporary issues dominating world politics.

Students will also be required to present to their peers, growing their confidence in public speaking and answering questions – two key skills required of all good leaders.

Course Outcomes

What to expect from the Oxford Futures summer course

Students aged 12 can expect an inspiring two weeks of study and cultural experiences while living and studying in St Hugh’s College, Oxford. The ability to choose from our range of course options means that students can tailor their course to suit their goals, enabling them to try out exciting new things and make decisions about which subjects they may like to pursue further.

Students staying for two weeks choose one morning subject (see all subjects available in the lists below) and one workshop class from 5 possible options, receiving more than 20 hours of tuition per week. Attendees can also opt to stay for four weeks, selecting additional options.


Take this course if…

Take this course if you are aged 12 and would like to experience new subjects in the environment of the university of Oxford this summer, living and studying in an Oxford college (St Hugh’s). Outside of class, students will embark on an exciting programme of extracurricular activities in Oxford, as well as excursions further afield.


Oxford College Accommodation

  • Location Oxford
  • Ages Ages: 12+, 13-15, 16-18, 19+
  • Bedroom Type Single and twin
  • Bathroom Type En-suite & Shared (single gender)
  • Year Built Founded in 1096 (University of Oxford)

Further Information

How to Enrol

Politics and Leadership is part of the Oxford Futures programme.

To visit Oxford Futures and take Politics and Leadership as a course option, just click the button below and follow the instructions.

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