Political Economy and Public Policy Workshop

This information is for the 2013/14 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Jeffrey Chwieroth CLM 5.11


This course is available on the MPhil/ PhD in International Relations. This course is available with permission as an outside option to students on other programmes where regulations permit.

This workshop is jointly organised by the International Relations Department, the Government Department and the European Institute for research students of these departments working in the general area of political economy and public policy. Research students from other Departments wishing to attend should contact the course convenors.

Course content

Presentation and intense discussion of thesis chapters and related work. A detailed syllabus is fixed at the start of the year.


7 hours and 30 minutes of seminars in the MT. 7 hours and 30 minutes of seminars in the LT.

Ten 1.5 hour, fortnightly meetings in MT and LT, commencing in week two of MT.


There is no examination for this course. Regular attendance and active participation by all students is required. Each attending students has to give at least one presentation.

Key facts

Department: International Relations

Total students 2012/13: Unavailable

Average class size 2012/13: Unavailable

Value: Non-assessed

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Leadership
  • Self-management
  • Team working
  • Problem solving
  • Application of information skills
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills