Research Prospectus in Political Science

This information is for the 2022/23 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Steffen Hertog


This course is compulsory on the MRes/PhD in 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 August.


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

Key facts

Department: Government

Total students 2021/22: 9

Average class size 2021/22: Unavailable

Value: One Unit

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Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Communication