Postgraduate Politics Modules for 2014-15

The modules in this section are applicable to students who took these modules between September 2014 and August 2015.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2015 please see postgraduate modules for the 2015-16 academic year.

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POLM001M Risk, Responsibility, Regulation: Whose Policy is it Anyway (MPA only) 20 1
POLM002M Management and Governance:Comparing Public Administration around the World (MPA only) 20 1
POLM003M Policy and Politics: the theory and Strategy of Delivering Public Services MPA ONLY 20 1
POLM004M Public Sector Finance for Managers (MPA ONLY) 20 2
POLM005M The Politics, Policy and Practice of Sustainable Development (MPA ONLY) 20 2
POLM006M Global Governance and Administration (MPA ONLY) 20 2
POLM007M The new Public Management: Principles, Practice and Prospects (MPA ONLY) 20 2
POLM008M Policy Analysis and Evaluation (MPA ONLY) 20 1
POLM009M Regulation and Reform: Analysis and Policy (MPA ONLY) 20 1
POLM010M Past, Present and Future of Health Provision through a Financial Looking Glass (MPA only) 20 2
POLM011M Project Management in the Public Sector (MPA only) 20 2
POLM013M MPA Dissertation (MPA ONLY) 60 1 and 2
POLM014M MPA Applied Studies (MPA with Applied Studies ONLY) 60 1 and 2
POLM037 Logics of Explanation in Politics 15 1
POLM057 Understanding and Interpretation in Political Thought 30 2
POLM060 Global Security 30 1
POLM073 Political Economy of Food and Agriculture 15 1
POLM074 Research and Knowledge Transfer for Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture 15 2
POLM077 The Politics of Human Rights 30 1
POLM080 Global Justice 30 1
POLM082 International Relations of the Middle East 30 1, 2 and 3
POLM084 Conflict, Security and Development in World Politics 30 1
POLM086 Quantitative Data Analysis 30 1
POLM087 International Political Theory 30 2
POLM104 US Foreign Policy 30 2
POLM105 The Politics of Global Capitalism 30 2
POLM140 Qualitative Methods in Social Research 30 2
POLM143 War and Society 30 2
POLM144 The West, Civilizations and World Order 30 1
POLM216 Project Management in the Public Sector 15 2
POLM606 European Political Integration (Jean Monnet module I) 30 1
POLM651 State and Society in the Middle East 30 2
POLM803 Sources of Modernity and Post-Modernity 30 1
POLM806 Topics and Texts in Social and Political Thought 15 2
POLM807 Independent Study in Political Thought 15 2
POLM809 Applied Quantitative Data Analysis 15 2
POLM860 Contemporary Continental Philosophy 30
POLM876 Dissertation Skills 15 2
POLM877 Dissertation 45 2 and 3