MA Politics / Course details
Year of entry: 2018
- You would like a well-rounded course suitable for generalists
- You would like to obtain a high quality degree in political science from a leading institution
- You are interested in choosing from a range of modules depending on your interest
This MA pathway is best suited for generalists who wish to get a degree in Political Science but do not want to follow a particular area. It allows for maximum choice for modules offered.
Teaching and learning
IMPORTANT NOTE ON PART-TIME STUDY
Part-time students complete the full-time programme over two years. There are NO evening or weekend course units available on the part-time programme.
You must first check the schedule of the compulsory modules and then select your optional modules to suit your requirements.
Updated timetable information will be available from mid-August and you will have the opportunity to discuss your module choices during induction week with your Course Director
Coursework and assessment
Course unit list
The course unit details given below are subject to change, and are the latest example of the curriculum available on this course of study.
|Comparative Political Analysis||POLI60301||15||Mandatory|
|Dissertation Research Design||POLI60312||15||Mandatory|
|Comparing Capitalisms in the Global Political Economy||POLI60031||15||Optional|
|Power and Resistance in Postcolonial Societies||POLI60092||15||Optional|
|Political Parties in Contemporary Britain||POLI60121||15||Optional|
|Governing in an Unjust World||POLI60182||15||Optional|
|The Ethics Of Killing||POLI60221||15||Optional|
|European Political Economy||POLI60292||15||Optional|
|Understanding Governance: Policymaking in the 21st Century||POLI70271||15||Optional|
|Critical Globalisation Studies||POLI70282||15||Optional|
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