Department of Methodology Seminar

This information is for the 2021/22 session.

Teacher responsible

Academic staff in Methodology coordinate the seminar series.


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

Department seminars take place during Michaelmas and Lent terms. For further information visit the Department of Methodology website: Our seminars are free and open to all.

Course content

Papers on topics of methodological interest will be presented by staff and visitors.


Meetings typically take place during term time and will be held in COL8.13 unless otherwise stated. Please regularly consult the Department of Methodology webpages for full details about seminar dates, times, topics and speakers. 


This course is non-examinable.

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Some departments have produced short videos to introduce their courses. Please refer to the course selection videos index page for further information.

Important information in response to COVID-19

Please note that during 2021/22 academic year some variation to teaching and learning activities may be required to respond to changes in public health advice and/or to account for the differing needs of students in attendance on campus and those who might be studying online. For example, this may involve changes to the mode of teaching delivery and/or the format or weighting of assessments. Changes will only be made if required and students will be notified about any changes to teaching or assessment plans at the earliest opportunity.

Key facts

Department: Methodology

Total students 2020/21: 3

Average class size 2020/21: Unavailable

Value: Non-credit bearing

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