Politics Undergraduate Modules 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 undergraduate modules for the 2015-16 academic year.

Level One

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL1001B State of Britain 15 1
POL1006 State and Society 15 1
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 2
POL1023 Politics and Economy of the Contemporary Middle East 15 2
POL1025 Classical Political Thought 15 1
POL1041 Data Analysis in Social Science 15 1

Level Two

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL2020 Contemporary Theories of World Politics 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 2
POL2050 Political Philosophy 15 1
POL2052 Foreign Policy: Leadership, Power and Responsibility 15 2
POL2057 Security Studies 15 2
POL2059 Political Thought of Modernity 15 1
POL2060 Public Policy and Administration 15 2
POL2062 Comparative Politics: Approaches and Concepts 15 1
POL2069 Democracy in Eastern Europe 15 2
POL2070 Quantitative methods in political science 15 2
POL2071 Experimental Research in the Social Sciences 15 1
POL2072 Race Ethnicity and Politics 15 1
POL2075 Integration and Disintegration in the EU 15 1
POL2076 Rising Powers, Peace and Conflict 15 1

Level Three

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
POL3040 Dissertation 30 1 and 2
POL3075 Political Representation in the European Union 30 1 and 2
POL3077 Global Environmental Politics and Policy 30 1 and 2
POL3078 Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics 30 1 and 2
POL3079 Money and Policymaking in the US 30 1 and 2
POL3081 Markets, regulation and Europeanization 30 1 and 2
POL3083 War, Violence and Revolution in the Middle East, 1800-2013 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
POL3129 Politics and Reform in the Gulf 15 1, 2 and 3
POL3132 Globalisation and Democratic Politics: the End of the Nation State? 30 1 and 2
POL3136 Political Psychology 30 1 and 2
POL3148 Human Rights and the Political 30 1
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
POL3178 Policy Analysis for the Real World 30 1, 2 and 3
POL3180 Latin American Parties, Politics and Elections 30 1 and 2
POL3184 Politics of Semi-democratic and Authoritarian Countries 30 1 and 2
POL3186B Gender, Militarization and Resistance 30 1 and 2
POL3187 Sub-National and Local Governance: A Practice Approach 30 1 and 2