Taught course

Political Science - Democracy and Elections

Institution
The University of Manchester · Politics
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Masters: An Upper-Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in a cognate subject.

Standard or Research

Months of entry

September

Course content

Students choose eight modules (four each semester) from any of the programmes in Government providing a range of more than 40 postgraduate courses covering; International Politics; Public Policy; Political Theory and Ideas; European and Comparative Politics; Political Development; Political Economy. Assessment through participation, presentation, assessment essays and, for the MA programme, dissertation.

Information for international students

We require a minimum TOEFL 623 (263 computer based) with a minimum score of Test of Written English of 5. Internet based score of 100 with 25 in each element. IELTS 7.0 with a minimum writing score of 7.

Fees and funding

http://www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Creative work50
Dissertation25 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Zoe Woodend
Email
zoe.woodend@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 275 1296
Fax
+44 (0) 161 275 2450