Politics & International Relations - Comparative Politics

University College Dublin


Course Name Politics & International Relations - Comparative Politics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code POL20020
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Spring
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for Autumn 2022 will be reopening in August!

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Duration Spring Trimester - January to May

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures 24
Tutorial 6
Autonomous Student Learning 95
Total 125

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Group discussions
Academic reading and writing
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Recommendations:
Students taking this course should have already have taken a Level One Politics course or its equivalent. This course is recommended for all students who intend to take any Politics courses at Level Three in the future.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

Expand+POL20020 Comparative Politics
Academic Year 2022/2023
This module introduces students to issues and methods in comparative politics, focusing on domestic politics. We study politics in a comparative context, to broaden and deepen our understanding ...

Number of Credits 5
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