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The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is the world’s leading dedicated social science university, established in 1895 with the founding aim to understand the causes of things for the betterment of society. Over a century of experience, the School has built expertise in delivering this mission through applied, compact learning. LSE's online certificate courses allow the School to open up its state of the art research to the largest possible audience in a relevant and practical way.

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