Research Prospectus in Political Science

This information is for the 2016/17 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Kai Spiekermann CON 5.17


This course is compulsory on the MRes Political Science. This course is not available as an outside option.

For MRes/PhD students in Political Science only.

Course content

A research paper, not to exceed 10,000 words, related to the student's designated major field, to be submitted in early September.


Research project (100%, 10000 words) in September.

Key facts

Department: Government

Total students 2015/16: 11

Average class size 2015/16: Unavailable

Value: One Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Communication