Doctoral Workshop: Political Theory

This information is for the 2022/23 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Katrin Flikschuh


This course is available on the MRes/PhD in Political Science. This course is not available as an outside option.

Compulsory for PhD students in the Government Department specialising in political theory.

Course content

An opportunity for students to present chapters or papers related to their current research for critical discussion.


There are typically 5 sessions in MT and 5 sessions in LT, and a variable number of sessions in ST, totalling around 18 hours of workshops across the terms. The precise schedule will be made available at the start of each term. There will be a reading week in Week 6 of both the MT and LT.

Key facts

Department: Government

Total students 2021/22: 3

Average class size 2021/22: 2

Value: Non-credit bearing

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Personal development skills

  • Problem solving
  • Communication