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MRes Political Science

MRes Political Science

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MRes
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The MRes gives students additional rigorous training in research design and methods compared to an MSc or MA. Students will learn how to ask questions across political science, developing theories, conducting research, analysing data and exploring the empirical implications of theoretical models’ empirical methods. This course comprises of modules on theories of political explanation, research design, and empirical and mixed research methods across two years, whilst developing a 35,000-word dissertation. Essex offers supervision for PhD and MPhil in the following fields: government and politics; ideology and discourse analysis; international relations; political behaviour; political economy.