Politics Undergraduate Modules 2013-14

The modules in this section are applicable to students who took these modules between September 2013 and August 2014.

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

Level One

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL1001A British Government and Politics 15 2
POL1006 State and Society 15 1
POL1016A History and Political Thought I 15 1
POL1016B History of Political Thought 2 15 2
POL1017 Globalization of World Politics 15 1
POL1018 Facing the Challenges of World Politics in the Twenty-First Century 15 2
POL1019 Power and Democracy 15 2
POL1020 Politics in Europe 15 1
POL1023 Politics and Economy of the Contemporary Middle East 15 2
POL1042 Rational Choice and Environmental Problems 15 2

Level Two

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL2020 Contemporary Theories of World Politics 15 2
POL2026 Political Analysis: Behaviour, Institutions, Ideas 15 1
POL2027 The Politics of the World Economy 15 2
POL2038 International Relations, War and Peace in the Middle East 15 2
POL2046 The Economics of Politics 15 1
POL2047 American Politics 15 1
POL2049 Media, Public Opinion and Campaigns 15 2
POL2050 Political Philosophy 15 2
POL2052 Foreign Policy: Leadership, Power and Responsibility 15 1
POL2057 Security Studies 15 1
POL2059 Political Thought of Modernity 15 1
POL2060 Public Policy and Administration 15 2
POL2062 Comparative Politics: Approaches and Concepts 15 1
POL2063 Introduction to Middle East Politics 15 1
POL2067 Gendering World Politics 15 2
POL2068 Global Justice and Transnational Democracy 15 2
POL2069 Democracy in Eastern Europe 15 2
POL2070 Quantitative methods in political science 15 1
POL2071 Experimental Research in the Social Sciences 15 2
POL2072 Race Ethnicity and Politics 15 1
POL2162 Political Economy of Development in the Middle East 15 1

Level Three

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL3040 Dissertation 30 1 and 2
POL3069 Globalisation and the Politics of Resistance 30 1 and 2
POL3070 Electoral Politics 30 1 and 2
POL3074 The Politics of Climate Change 30 1 and 2
POL3080 The International Politics of Religion 30 1 and 2
POL3084 Explaining War and Peace 30 1 and 2
POL3120 War and Public Opinion 30 1 and 2
POL3123 Strategy in the Twenty-First Century: From Idea to Practice 30 1 and 2
POL3124 Anarchism and World Ordering 30 1 and 2
POL3125 The History and Political Development of Iraq 15 1, 2 and 3
POL3126 Ethno-Politics: Theoretical Considerations and Case Studies 15 1, 2 and 3
POL3127 EU Democracy Promotion in the Middle East and North Africa 30 1, 2 and 3
POL3128 Armed Islamist Movements: Jihadism and Beyond 15 2 and 3
POL3129 Politics and Reform in the Gulf 15 1, 2 and 3
POL3136 Political Psychology 30 1 and 2
POL3148 Human Rights and the Political 30 1 and 2
POL3153 Justice, Democracy and Civil Society. 30 1 and 2
POL3156 Central Asian Politics 30 1 and 2
POL3158 Justice, Order and Anarchy in Modern International Relations 30 1 and 2
POL3166 Comparing Western Democracies: Parties, Elites, Institutions 30 1 and 2
POL3168 War and its Aftermath: Interventions and Contemporary Conflict 30 1 and 2
POL3170 Marxism and Post-Structuralism 30 1 and 2
POL3174 International Security and US Foreign Policy 30 1 and 2
POL3175 Nationalisms in the Middle East 15 1, 2 and 3
POL3177 The Refugee Crisis in the Modern World 30 1 and 2
POL3179 City Politics: Power, Policy and Conflict 30 1 and 2
POL3180 Latin American Parties, Politics and Elections 30 1 and 2
POL3182 From Enlightenment to Post-Structuralism 30 1 and 2
POL3184 Politics of Semi-democratic and Authoritarian Countries 30 1 and 2
POL3187 Sub-National and Local Governance: A Practice Approach 30 1 and 2
POL3188 Anarchism and World Order 15 2